tv Fox and Friends Saturday FOX News December 10, 2016 3:00am-7:01am PST
[national anthem] ♪ good morning to you, it is saturday, december 10th, 2016. i'm abby huntsman. the secretary of state list getting a little shorter as rudy drops out. >> he has enough sufficient choices so that he can get someone as good and maybe better. >> what america's mayor says about who should be the next top diplomat and what he thinks about mitt romney. >> a stunning new report from the u.s. government claiming the russians helped donald trump win the elections. but as shocking as that sounds it's trump's response that's getting all the attention this morning. >> and many people would call hillary clinton a hypocrite for condemning fake news stories. if that's the case, then what would you call lying
brian williams. he is on a mission to promote the truth. "fox & friends" starts right now. ♪ ♪ >> thank you to the incredible people of michigan. and now we're going to bring back your jobs. we are going to win michigan. i felt it. i said how does somebody else win it? i heard a half an hour ago the courts ruled that we've con won. it's over. merry christmas. >> we outworked anybody that ever ran for office. my administration will follow two simple rules. buy personal and hire american. >> it used to be the cars were made in flint and you couldn't drink the water in mexico. now the cars are made in mexico, and you can't drink
the water in flint. we're going to change that. i am asking you to dream big and bold and daring things for your country and for yourself. all together, we will make america strong again. we will make america rich again. we will make america safe again and we will make america great again. ♪ >> there you go. donald trump out in michigan, part of his big thank you tour. good morning on this saturday morning. welcome in to "fox & friends." that's a great line about the water in mexico versus the water in flint, michigan. it's unbelievable. >> he has had a lot of lines this week. all over the place. thanking the states that helped him propel to the white house. >> he has been all over the house. you have been all over the place. >> wherever he goes i feel like one of us ends up being there. i was in florida tuesday and wednesday and i was in ohio yesterday.
i brought some gifts for you guys. because as you saw on the show yesterday we were at the machine shed which is one of the famous spots in iowa. all of the politicians stop there. they are known for cinnamon rules and cinnamon buns. we have had debate on what to call them. they are the size of your head. >> is this for like a family of four? >> actually a serving of one. >> this is a midwest portion right here. this is how we do it. absolutely. >> you did a great job. >> how is lenny? one of my favorite dinners in florida. love going down to see the phillies play there. the alligator omelet. i was on a tractor as you can see in iowa. >> you look natural on a tractor. >> when mr. trump was in iowa he spoke directly to the farmers about how important their job is and how he wants to make sure he puts policies in place to help them out. that's part of this thank you tour. talking to the voters at different kirans. you hav -- dinners. they appreciate when
president trump makes them go to where they are, makes them feel important. >> president-elects have not done. this keeps the interaction with the people ongoing which fed him from the beginning. formed his candidacy from the beginning. and keeps the enthusiasm up for his policies. >> have you eaten half of that already. a lot of excitement going on with cabinet picks. we think we probably will see a secretary of state choice this week if we listen to rudy giuliani, the other night, who now has taken his hat out of the ring no more rudy. >> he was on o'reilly last night. this is what he said about why he dropped out of that race. >> it was on november 29th. and i thought that the president-elect, who my main interest was getting him elected. not getting a job. saving america. i thought there were enough choices, good ones for him to pick that i wasn't absolutely necessary. if i felt like i was the only one who cuckoo it,
probably i would have stayed in. i have tremendous respect for john and i think john and some of the others would be great secretaries of at a state i would support romney. i thought i said publicly he had gone too far. one thing to go one team of rivals and one a team of enemies. romney put himself unfortunately in the category of enemy. >> is that where the timing comes? today we found out you pulled yourself out of consideration because the choice is eminent? a name is going to be announced soon. >> in the next two, three, four, five days. is he down to two or throw people. he has to consider which he considers the pest for him. >> interesting he took his days out 10 days ago in secret. is it going to be rudy or him. he is probably sitting back no, it's not going to be me. >> a lot of it was for
mr. trump to protect him as well. weighs loyal throughout the campaign. this is a personal thing for individuals and families to go through. are you going to get this job are you not? so public. we are all gossipping about it all. a way for mr. trump said look i don't know you are going to be the pick for secretary of state. maybe it's the right thing to do to remove yourself to make it look like you stepped away from it? there was one position rudy giuliani wanted for better or worse secretary of state. he didn't want dhs and other positions. it locks like he made that clear upfront and said hey, this is what i'm interested in. campaigned for it a little bit. some say may have heard him upfront. once he realized that wasn't in the cards it appeared he stepped out. >> interesting thing to be sort of campaigning out there. yeah, i that job. i want that job. on the other hand, there are other people who allegedly have been like leaking their names to be involved in this process. no, there is three people on our list. how is it now there are 10. >> people just walk in trump tower and asking for a
meeting. i'm thinking about that myself. walking in the door. >> abby now walking this trump tower asking for secretary of state. rex tillerson reportedly now moving up the list for secretary of state job along with mitt romney. i don't know, rex tillerson now. >> there are reports is he actually the frontrunner. is he meeting again with president-elect trump this weekend. he is the ceo of arguably the largest company in the world. >> goes back and forth between apple and exxon. >> clearly well respected on international stage. >> it's a different and interesting. there have been other businessmen that have been secretary of state. it would be an outside the box kind of reorientation. recognition, too, trump has used we're open for business. america is open for business. you can see that on the world stage, too. you have a businessman who has ties across the world. including to putin and russia, which is something trump has been criticized for and the middle east. you can see an opportunity to open up more opportunities for american businesses, potentially. if that's the orientation
donald trump wanted to take. >> let us know your thoughts on all. this email us at foxnews.com. rudy giuliani is going to be on our show in the 8:00 hour this morning. send in your questions. we will read viewer questions to him this morning as we get deeper into this. >> it's true. sitting out there probably thinking hey, this guy has been involved in the process. send us your thoughts. we certainly have some questions brewing. i know you will, too. >> wonder if he will end up doing something else in the administration maybe ambassadorship or in the white house or saying no across the board. >> are i want to enjoy the christmas holiday. >> i want to enjoy my life. >> he has family business. "the washington post report saying that the cia has included therinclude concluded a report that the putin helped the trump administration to win. you dig deeper into the article and here is a quote from "the washington post article. senior officials at the cia have said certain things. this is the quote itself.
senior u.s. official said there were minor disagreements among intelligence officials about the agency's assessment in part because some questions remain unanswered. intelligence agencies do not have specific intelligence showing officials in the kremlin directed the identified individuals to pass the democratic emails to wikileaks. >> so we don't know if it's political. but they did say that intelligence agencies have identified individuals with connections to the russian government who provided wikileaks with those thousands of leaked documents. so they came to that conclusion but then they didn't fully have all the details to make the conclusion. >> that's right. >> so something happened. >> the cia always tried to draw conclusions from incomplete information. you understand that. >> a lot of eno, ma'am must sources. at the same time, it doesn't say they did this in order to -- we can prove they are attempting to elect donald trump. woe know russia has been meddling in our affairs for years. >> everyone should be concerned with that no matter what political affiliation you are aligned
with. not wanting to accept the election results. don't want to accept maybe president-elect trump won because people got out to vote for him. everyone is looking for someone i, talk to actual voters what i have heard back usually not about emails or anything to do with the russians. has to do with them wanting a different direction for this country wanting jobs. that's what i keep going back back to. >> the trump campaign responded to this report. remember "the washington post headlines says secret cia assess wanted says russia was trying to help trump win the white house. they go further in the piece to say they don't have the information to conclude that these are the same people who said saddam hussein had weapons of mass destruction. the election ended a long time ago and one of the biggest electoral college victories in history. time to move on and make america great again. >> the irony of this as well, the same democrats who dismissed mitt romney when he called rush sat big go owe political foe now think russia is the boogie man
behind every corner. manipulating every aspect. he laughed at him and now suddenly they are a serious threat to be taken. >> usually that's what happens when you don't want to see the writing on the wall point fingers at anything else that could be to blame for something. >> i guess when it doesn't happen to you though it's okay. when it does happen to you it's troubling. >> solid life double standard. >> when this does happen to republicans eventually and russian government looks into something. to your point, doesn't matter what side of the political aisle, if the russians are involved in our democratic process, that's a problem. >> because of wikileaks are going to boomerang back at republicans at some point too. >> we do have other headlines to get to as well. starting with this. late last night congress narrowly avoiding another government shutdown after senate democrats caved on a pill to fund the government through april of next year. that bill passed less than an hour to go before the midnight deadline last night. red state democrats were trying to tack on healthcare benefit for retired coal
miners in an effort to appeal to donald trump's voter. but ultimately that attempt failed. also this overnight. the white house agreeing to deployed 200 additional u.s. special forces to help fight icisis in syria. defense secretary ash carter said the troops will help organize, train, and equip local fighters in the fight to take control of raqqa. latest troop increase will bring the total number of u.s. boots on the ground in syria to 500. then there is this. jill stein denied again. michigan supreme court refusing her appeal to continue a recount again claiming she had no legal standing to request one after receiving just 1% of the vote. and this after the gracious loser stein blasted the court's decision quote in michigan political cronyism, bureaucratic structuring and legal maneuvering have run roughshod over the democratic process. baby number three is underway for bristol. this will be the second
child. they welcomed their daughter say lore grace last december. the couple just got married in june. palin shares a 7-year-old son with low via johnson. growing the family. >> congratulations. dakota is a friend. congratulations. >> three kids, not easy. >> good luck with that. >> you only have two hands. >> coming up here on the show, president-elect trump is about to appoint his fifth female cabinet member. why is the mainstream media making this a big deal. >> democrats across the country making a big deal when she had to cancelled campaign fireworks. may have considered. hand them over to donald trump? ♪ ♪ what makes this simple salad the best simple salad ever?
heart healthy california walnuts. the best simple veggie dish ever? heart healthy california walnuts. the best simple dinner ever? heart healthy california walnuts. great tasting, heart healthy california walnuts. so simple. get the recipes at walnuts.org. hei don't want one that's haded a big wreck just say, show me cars with no accidents reported find the cars you want, avoid the ones you don't plus you get a free carfax® report with every listing i like it start your used car search at carfax.com (vo) it's the holidays at verizon, and the best deals are on the best network. (both) yes!
(vo) with no surprise overages, you can use your data worry free and even carry over the data you don't use. and right now get four lines and 20 gigs for only $40 per line. and, just for the holidays, get the motoz play droid absolutely free. no trade-in required. i love you in that, no, i love you in that. no, i love you in that! (vo) hurry, these offers end soon. get the best deals and the best network, only on verizon.
>> welcome back. well, if you watch other networks or follow the mainstream media you might hear time and time again that donald trump is anti-women. never appointing enough women. war on women headlines. >> h headline is donald trump's cabinet anti-women? that's the "new york times" headline. >> when was that put out? >> december 7th. that was after he had already appointed a number of women to his cabinet. >> indeed. recently, there is additional female appointment to the cabinet which you may have missed. congresswoman from washington, cathy mcmorris rogers who i have gotten to know and work with on capitol hill. very smart, intelligent leader. nominated to be the head of interior. >> this would make number a. nikki hay hay len at the u.n. betsy devos for education. and then linda mcmahon. that makes it five women. so to your point earlier, pete, of all this talk of him having issues with women or does he actually, you know, appreciate them. is he going to bring them
into the fold? i think we are seeing early stages. >> that's right. the press calling him misogynistic and his cabinet was shaping up to be misogynistic if you look at the obama cabinet had six females and so far is he not done picking them there is five in there now. >> those are big time positions. education, interior, to the ambassador to the u.n., these are key people you're going to need to advance policies. he said i want to make a priority. >> it will be interesting to know about the palin angle in all of this too. we heard her name floated for secretary of the interior as well. maybe when she came out last week against his carrier deal saying that was crony capitalism, i wonder if that was. >> or if she was putting her name out there. some people are floating their own name how serious is that if they are actually looking at those people. i don't know. >> i would say it's generally not a good idea to slam the president-elect if you are looking for a job. i'm just going to say. >> write in an opinion piece. >> there is some stuff out there you can speculate
about. that one is sour. >> five women. so faring will at the best person for that job. you can't argue that he is putting in there just because he needs to put a woman somewhere in his cabinet. he is looking at these folks elaine chao for -- i mean for transportation. >> he felt like he has landed on the right individual, male or female, become or white, whatever. he has named it. when he hasn't he has had a more deliberate process. secretary of state. someone trying to find the right person for the right job as opposed to checking a pox. americans don't want female here, minority here, do you know what i mean? the best person there is a nice cross section of america as well. >> a team of rivals in that cabinet, too. not all just yes men and sycophants. nikki haley spoke publicly about it and there she is sitting in his cabinet now. >> we will see more of that to come. >> coming up. rahm emanuel gives a reporter the finger. well, that's one finger.
not that finger. what kind of question do you need to ask to deserve that? >> and remember this atheist group's billboard telling americans to make christmas great again by skipping church? well now christians are responding with a message of their own. it is the battle of the billboards. that is next. ♪ give me no lines ♪ and keep your hands to yourself ♪ ♪ real you shi ne through? introducing otezla (apremilast). ne through? otezla is not an injection or a cream. it's a pill that treats plaque psoriasis differently. with otezla, 75% clearer skin is achievable after just 4 months, with reduced redness, thickness, and scaliness of plaques. and the otezla prescribing information has no requirement for routine lab monitoring. don't take otezla if you are allergic to any of its ingredients. otezla may increase the risk of depression.
tell your doctor if you have a history of depression or suicidal thoughts, or if these feelings develop. some people taking otezla reported weight loss. your doctor should monitor your weight and may stop treatment. side effects may include diarrhea, nausea, upper respiratory tract infection, and headache. tell your doctor about all the medicines you take, and if you're pregnant or planning to be. ask your dermatologist about otezla today. otezla. show more of you. ♪ i want a hippopotamus ♪ only a hippopotamus will do at the united states postal service, we deliver more online purchases to homes than anyone else in the country. and more hippopotamuses, too.
fireworks. right? they never responded. i thought i could buy the fireworks cheap. >> always a dealmaker, clinton spent nearly $1.2 billion in her losing bid northeasterly twice what mr. trump spent to win. and chicago mayor rahm emanuel giving emphatic no when asked about a potential presidential run in 2020. the former white house chief of staff and mayor of chicago flipping off a consultant twice at a washington steak house when the question came up in the conversation his staff reportedly telling him to tone it down and reminding him there was a female reporter in the room. rahm reportedly shooting back, quote: i don't give a [bleep] who she is. well, that's one way to answer it. >> we're going to start saying merry christmas again. how about all those department stores? they have bells and they have the red walls and they
have the snow, but they don't have merry christmas. i think they're going to start putting up merry christmas. >> president-elect donald trump let the nation know he has no problem wishing everyone a merry christmas. one atheist group has placed billboards in several cities taking a line to the president-elect make christmas great again by skipping church. underline the word christ. here on the billboard battle is nic fish and owner of signs of christmas david johnson. nice to see both of you this morning. nic, why did you guys decide to come up with this billboard? what's the message? >> the message, the primary message here that we want people to know is that in these communities throughout the country, they're not -- if you are an atheist, if you don't believe in all the religious stuff you can still have a great christmas doing all the things that most of us really enjoy doing at christmas. having a meal with friends and family. giving gifts to our friends and giving to charity.
christianity does not have a monopoly on those things. you can have a great time don't need to stick and continue doing things that you don't believe anymore just because there there is societal pressure to do those things. >> david, what was your response when you saw that billboard? >> the first response was i appreciate that they put christmas on the bool board. that was the first motivation we had for signs of christmas is what even christians were not recognizing christmas. was not recognizing the celebration of the birth of jesus christ, so we are appreciative to see anyone christmas. and the second thing that i wanted to say is without the atheists i wouldn't be on fox news right now. so i appreciate the opportunity to get on fox news and promote signs of christmas and to, you know, show respect for people of any belief.
>> those are some of your billboards showing there that had the word christ underlined. ening, your response to that he wouldn't even be here talking about this if you hadn't publicly come out and in this campaign. >> this is what we want to do. we want to start the conversation. that conversation is something that unfortunately isn't happening in nearly enough places in this country. people make the assumption that anybody is just like them. everybody is a christian. that's frankly a dangerous assumption in this country where 40% of people under the age of 30 will nonreligious. 25% of the general population are nonreligious. >> what is your battle though? why do you care how someone spends their holiday? >> he if he would hike to put up billboards that underline christ. he wants to go to church or you want to go to church that's your right. what we want people to know though is they have a choice. the everybody that everybody wants to do the holiday season, when that's hanukkah, whether that's going to church or whether that's celebrating an
atheist christmas, you have that option. >> david, don't people know though that they already have a choice? >> they do. but i like what nic is saying. i think he is right. people should have a choice. and people shouldn't be ridiculed for their choice. and so i support what nic is doing. i also do want to say that churches do great things. and i think nic acknowledges that. and just, for example, i'm in a small church in hampstead, north carolina, and we do amazing things right in our community for teachers, for the schools, we have a share the table ministry. we were first first in for flood relief. >> david, it doesn't sound like you are terribly offended by this then? >> well, you know, interestingly enough, i would like for nic and me to have a conversation about how do we together make christmas great again. and i don't mean that sarcastically. i think we would welcome the opportunity to be shoulder
to shoulder with anyone to support, you know, let's figure out how we can house the homeless and feed the hungry. >> i want to add on so much of this doing charitable works are great and it's something that many of us do, but the thing that needs to be said here is that religion doesn't have a monopoly on those things. >> i agree. i understand that. >> too often because i'm a good christian that shorthand for i'm a good person. and, in fact, that's not true. you can be a good person and be a good christian but you can also be a good person and be an atheist. you can be a good person and not do the religious stuff at christmas. and that's the primary message that we want to get out there. >> we have got to leave it there. >> thank you guys. >> can i make a final. >> get together and have a beer. go out to lunch. sounds like you have a lot more. >> can i make one more final. >> okay, david, quickly. >> just one final point is this thing will probably be posted somewhere on social media and i just encourage
the christians to not show hate towards somebody of an opposing view. >> absolutely. >> use the opportunity to show christian love to anybody and respect. because that's what we ought to show at christmas. >> i love this. magnanimous. >> such agreement here at 6:00 in the morning, right? >> god bless, merry christmas. >> merry christmas. >> happy holidays to everybody. >> trump team slamming the cia's report that russia intervened in the election. the team says it's time to move on. do they have a point? our political panel here to discuss that next. many people would call hillary clinton a hypocrite for condition deming fake news stories. if that's the case, then what would you call brian williams? this morning, is he on a new mission to promote the truth. ♪ ♪ i'm burning, i'm burning ♪ i'm burning for you ♪
my business was built with passion... but i keep it growing by making every dollar count. that's why i have the spark cash card from capital one. with it, i earn unlimited 2% cash back on all of my purchasing. and that unlimited 2% cash back from spark means thousands of dollars each year going back into my business... which adds fuel to my bottom line. what's in your wallet?
yeah, i'm seeing the latest figures. so basically we have two production options that will impact the p and l that i think... hey guys, i gotta call you back. (phone ringing) hello? hi mom! oh, hi sweetie! how are you? i'm good. i was just thinking of you. how is everything? give a keurig brewer this holiday and they will think of you everyday. the possibility of a flare was almost always on my mind. thinking about what to avoid, where to go...
and how to deal with my uc. to me, that was normal. until i talked to my doctor. she told me that humira helps people like me get uc under control and keep it under control when certain medications haven't worked well enough. humira can lower your ability to fight infections, including tuberculosis. serious, sometimes fatal infections and cancers, including lymphoma, have happened; as have blood, liver, and nervous system problems, serious allergic reactions, and new or worsening heart failure. before treatment, get tested for tb. tell your doctor if you've been to areas where certain fungal infections are common, and if you've had tb, hepatitis b, are prone to infections, or have flu-like symptoms or sores. don't start humira if you have an infection. raise your expectations. ask your gastroenterologist about humira. with humira, control is possible.
>> a new report out this morning says the cia has concluded that russia intervened in the 2016 election to help win the white house. well, team trump firing back at the cia saying, quote: these are the same people that said saddam hussein had weapons of mass destruction. the election ended a long time ago. and one of the biggest electoral victories in history. it's now time to move on and make america great again. here to react is our political panel this morning. julie row again ski, fox news republican strategist.
julie, i'm going to start with you, is this just more sour grapes here? when are we going to stop pointing to someone else for the defeat of hillary clinton. >> i'm surprised to hear, pete that republicans are now saying that russians are great and there is no way heaven forbid that vladimir putin would do anything to destabilize the west. what i think donald trump said is incredibly dangerous. intelligence emanating from the cia is disqualified because of iraq. that's a world view that you can take and that's fine. when president trump has to rely on the cia and on their intelligence assessments to sell a particular foreign policy. those words may come back to bite him. that's something he needs to stop thinking about and part of the perspective. stop thinking as a president who is going to have to govern and use the ci. >> a as a tool. >> this came out of a "the washington post" article. in the article it went on to say there were disagreements among intelligence officials about the assessment. some questions remain unanswered. kremlin, shows some officials inside the kremlin
did not necessarily direct it but may have been associated. so there is some confusion in the intelligence. do you think it's fair the democrats to now be pointing to russia. remember when mitt romney said ignored. >> he was right. >> he was right, right? >> mitt romney was totally right. i will tell you something, what this says is mike pompeo can't take over the cia soon enough. this is a disaster. this is what the people were looking for. hillary clinton didn't lose because of the russians. hillary clinton lost because of two thirds of americans thought she was dishonest. when you look at the exit polls on the throw most important issues of the day, change, the economy, national security. donald trump had significant advantage over her on those issues. and that's why donald trump won. >> aaron, what do you think? >> well, lock, obviously donald trump is going to be leading these agencies so he has to walk a fine line here and doesn't want to undermine the agency. so we do want to see what the results are of the study. it may be that we shouldn't have heard about this investigation until after it
was concluded. >> sure, well, it was leaked. we don't always know why things are leaked to the "the washington post." >> that's true. >> it came alongside the same day that barack obama is saying we're going to investigate these elections and the russian influence in them potentially. >> he obviously needs to be legitimate president. he has to say this didn't really throw off the results of the election. but do you have to walk a really fine line. we do need to know if there was hacking. >> i also want to say i don't think democrats are blaming the russians for why she lost. i think both sides and this doesn't just include democrats, mike mccullough the chairman of the homeland security committee. chairman of the intention committee in the house. lindsey graham, john mccain, i can go on and on. republicans and democrats all agree the russians most likely had something to do with this. the government should release national intelligence estimate as declassified as they can make it to tell us exactly what transpired. this should not be a partisan issue. one day, one day, when crump's behavior they will do the same to him.
>> one day could release emails of the republican rnc. >> no doubt. >> there were disagreements, there is no overall intelligence assessment. they disagreed. barack obama came out two days after the election said there is no evidence of tampering at all. >> barack obama should have taken action long, long ago on the russians and their hacking. i'm not exexcusing barack obama on this. intelligence disagrees whether the russian government or people allied with the russian government. >> which is a big difference, right. >> actually it's not a big difference. somebody who knows something about the russian government and how they behave. just because vladimir putin is not doing this from the kremlin doesn't mean he is not controlling levers associated with him. wikileaks and julian assange said we didn't get this from the russian government. that may be de facto and legally true, that doesn't pass the last test plenty of people. >> doesn't pass the laugh test. >> i believe it's a joke. >> republicans too. >> for the democrats to still be pushing this issue and saying suspects why she
lost. >> i don't think anybody is saying that. >> i'm a democrat. i'm not saying that. >> i get that. >> they are muddying the waters though. >> at the end of the day what they are trying to do similar to what they did to george w. bush in 2000. trying to discredit his presidency. that's what they're trying to do with donald trump. it's going to back fire on the democrats and back fire on them again because you know what? donald trump's numbers have increased significantly since election day. his approval rating now as president-elect. >> talk to mike mccaul, talk to john mccain and lindsey graham. none of them are democrats and all of them agree that the russians most likely had something to do with this and we need to do something about it you keep saying the democrats. >> directly by or orchestrated with frump and the trump white house. >> nobody is suggesting trump is responsible for this. >> plenty of people. >> that's crazy. we have no evidence of that. >> the russians are telling me the segment has got to be over. [ laughter ] >> julie, jim, erin, thank you very much for joining us this morning. >> thank you. >> thank you, peter for headlines now. chilling just released video
shows dylann roof entering and leaving the south carolina church where he allegedly killed 9 african-americans in cold blood last summer. roof caught on tape laughing to fbi officials during his disturbing confession and this just hours after the massacre. >> i killed, i guess, i mean, i don't really know. >> that confession shown to jurors during his death penalty trial. the self-proclaimed white supremacist saying he was trying to start a race war. the head of the va ticked off outlining rankings for secretary robert mcdonald claiming there are no bad facilities this despite giving his own clinics one out of five stars. the phoenix v.a. hospital
where veterans allegedly died waiting for their care is among the one star centers. in addition it hospitals in dallas, el paso, nashville, and memphis. also this news anchor brian williams is just furious about fake news. take a listen. >> fake news played a role in this election and continues to find a wide audience. >> the msnbc anchor's comments come nearly two years after he lost his job hosting nbc nightly news over his own false reporting. exaggerated where he got confused about being helicopter in iraq being hit boy enemy fire back in 2003. those are some of your headlines this morning. >> all right. rick reichmuth standing by outside it is getting cold, cold, cold. >> good morning, rick. >> that time of year, guys. cold is happening. cold is here. snow here for a lot of people as well. this time of year maybe you don't mind it as much. it's that march where it becomes a problem. take a look at the weather maps and show you where it's going on. across the east coast
lake-effect snow going on today. that lake-effect snow we have seen really heavy snow is going to taper off a little bit. snow across nebraska and north dakota. that's going to be our snow maker. tonight in toward chicago a swathe of a to 8 inches of snow. once it's in place help things stay cold. reinforces the cold air. another storm moving across the west and there is a lot of moisture that's going it continue to thereby along with the cold temperatures. talk more about the cold coming up at the top of the hour, guys. right now send it back to you inside. >> can't believe it, snow. >> i want some snow on football sunday. sit by the fire and not be out in it and just watch it. >> with a cup of hot cocoa and slippers? >> coming up, colin kaepernick speak out for the first time when he kneels for the national anthem is he just misunderstood. >> speaking of football for the 117th time. it is army versus navy.
our navy grad, gabriel is in baltimore for the big game. what is coming up? you are looking good. >> we are preparing for battle. and just a few minutes i will have my naval academy classmates talk about the coolest doing ally no by for the football game. stay with us and go navy. beat army. ♪ got to love this american ride ♪ marie knows that a dutch apple pie can make any occasion feel more special. so she makes her pie crust from scratch. and sprinkles on brown sugar streusel. so that you can spend more time making special moments... ...with your family. marie callender's. it's time to savor. thope to see you again soon.. whoa, whoa, i got this.
just gotta get the check. almost there. i can't reach it. if you have alligator arms, you avoid picking up the check. what? it's what you do. i got this. thanks, dennis! if you want to save fifteen percent or more on car insurance, you switch to geico. growwwlph. it's what you do. oh that is good crispy duck.
my eyelove is girls' night out. my eyelove is the september issue. eyelove is all the things we love to do with our eyes. but it's also having a chat with your eye doctor about dry eyes that interrupt the things you love. because if you're using artificial tears often and still have symptoms, it could be chronic dry eye. go to myeyelove.com and feel the love. >> bagh hum because. en lawsuit against serious, kohl's, and j.c. penney. setting original prices higher to make customers think they are getting deeper holiday discounts. how you can make sure you are getting the best deals this season. kurt is here with the how to make sure you are getting the best deals. >> good to see you back from iowa.
>> how thoughtful she prout this giant piece of 1,000 calories cinnamon bun. >> cinnamon bun it's amazing. >> four app.st this morning. don't go shopping without these. keep the stores honest. shopular. take a look at this appear app. you open it up and what it does is location based. follow your phone. go in the mall and go store to store and show you as you are shopping discounts for that particular store will pop up lord and tale down the street. extra 30% off. is anyone else getting this deal not unless you do the homework. >> a way to keep them honest. you don't always know. >> this is doing the price comparison for you. showing you where you've got the best dole. which brings us to the next one. shop savvy. show shop savvy. >> i like that name. >> take a look at this one. this one you open up shop savvy. what this does is not only price compare but also find
out are you paying the best price at the particular locate you are. whether you are online or the actual bring and mortar store. these apps are the apps you want to take with you to the cash register in the store. here is how you think. when you get to the store and you are pulling out your wallet. what you want to do is absolutely go and open up an app. like this third one, retail me not. this one will go through and it will find out, all right. i'm in kohl's. and if i'm in kohl's right now and about to check out, are there any coupons or anything that i have missed before i got here. how much smarter is the next person in front of me and how do i not want to miss the deal? who wants to pay more? this one will give you that coupon that's the very latest that's available at multiple retailers around the country. have to have app. >> have to have. >> i thought it was hafta. this is great. you and i may our eye on
something. we go shopping. shop in the store. click that go to any of these retailers. and we say all right. i want this leather jacket. i want it so bad. i'm not willing to pay the full price for it, all right? you put it in and scan it right from the upc code on the item right there in the store. when it goes in sale. we both get pinged on our phone. hey, guess what, that leather coat you love is on sale. go grab it, right? >> no executions to not get a little bit of a sale this even. >> in excuse in retail at all to be paying for price when you have this kind of technology in the palm of your hand. >> good to have you here with the deals. >> good to see you. >> clayton, over to you. i'm doing the tease actually. here we go. president-elect trump under fire for keeping executive producesser tilts on the hit show the adiswhile he works in the white house. this morning, he is responding to his critics. plus, for the 117th time, it is army versus navy. and our navy gabriel is in baltimore for that big game.
she is joining us live next. ♪ i'm proud to say ♪ that we're all america ♪ in god we trust ♪ living the dream ♪ and never giving up. ♪ advancing public policy, and providing local support to those living with the disease and their caregivers. but we won't get there without you. visit alz.org to join the fight. feel free to be yourself all day.... just switch from denture paste to sea-bond denture adhesive seals. holds stronger than the leading paste all day... without the ooze. feel secure. be yourself. with stronger, clean sea-bond.
can't the world be my noodles and butter? get your mind out of the gutter. mornings are for coffee and contemplation. that was a really profound observation. you got a mean case of the detox blues. don't start a war you know you're going to lose. finally you can now find all of netflix in the same place as all your other entertainment. on xfinity x1. >> it is a time honored tradition. army vs. navy for the 117th time. >> word of a special guest at today's big game. leah gabriel is a graduate of the u.s. naval academy she joins us from baltimore with a preview. good morning, leah. >> hey, good morning, friends. well, this an exciting time. as you mentioned, it's a time-honored tradition. the army/navy football gym. the west point cadets meet with the midshipmen. it's a battle.
we are a team on the battlefield, today it is a war between the army and navy. it's something that the cadets prepare for all year. as you mentioned 117 games so far. starting in 1890. the navy is going for its 15th game winning strategic. we have won 14 of the last games. navy has won 60 in the past. army has only won 49. today we do have a special guest. it is a tradition that oftentimes the commander-in-chief, the president, attends the games. today we have learned that the president-elect, the commander-in-chief elect donald trump will be here on the army side for the first half of the game and then come over to the navy game, as far as i'm concerned probably because he wants to watch us win. now, i'm here with the the very special guest here today. one of my naval academy class mates. you can see we are both wearing flight jackets. josh kinneer. naval academy graduate class of 97 with me. helicopter pilot. here as the coordinator for
the flyover of f-35s which is a very exciting event. commander can commander tell use flyover today. >> this is one of many flyovers that we as a navy do throughout the float. it's an opportunity for us to showcase some of our combat power to the public. really showcase the hard work of the sailors that maintain these hair crafts and also the flight crews. really demonstrate what we as a navy bring to the public and, you know, to represent this nation. >> you know, it actually means so much to the midshipmen, to the cadets, to see this form of naval power, this air power fly over the stadium to kick off the game. so let's talk about this. you and i spent time here together back 1997 was the last year we were here together at the army navy football game. what's it like being back and actually being the person coordinating the flyover? >> i tell you, it's a great honor on two levels. one as a former midshipmen
to be able to come here. this is the game that culminates all season. and also as a naval aviator. s a former commanding officer, as just as a sailor, it really is -- this is the could yocould you pleaseo the chase of 97, 36th company. go navy, beat army. >> love it thank you, leah. >> thank you leah and commander. >> we will have to balance it out. >> you said you are army. >> i have two brothers in navy. we have to duke it out. >> of course i'm army. this is where we break the streak today. wearing airborne uniforms to honor world war ii? how many have the army lost in a row. >> too many. today is our day. today is our day. >> we will see, pete. the secretary of state list getting a little shorter. rudy giuliani saying he is out. >> he has enough sufficient choices so that can he get someone as good and maybe
better. >> who does he think should be the next diplomat? and what does he think about mitt romney. america's mayor joins us live this morning. >> president-elect donald trump under hot fire for keeping his executive producer title on his hit show the apprentice. ♪ ♪ this artoo unit must be delivered to the rebellion. come on artoo! ♪ artoo! welcome to the rebellion. ♪
this is for you. duracell and children's miracle network hospitals are powering imaginations everywhere. when i was too busy with the kids to get a repair estimate. i just snapped a photo and got an estimate in 24 hours. my insurance company definitely doesn't have that... you can leave worry behind when liberty stands with you™ liberty mutual insurance
(vo) it's the holidays at verizon, and the best deals are on the best network. (both) yes! (vo) with no surprise overages, you can use your data worry free and even carry over the data you don't use. and right now get four lines and 20 gigs for only $40 per line. and, just for the holidays, get the motoz play droid absolutely free. no trade-in required. i love you in that, no, i love you in that. no, i love you in that! (vo) hurry, these offers end soon. get the best deals and the best network, only on verizon.
>> good morning to you, saturday, december soth. 2016. i'm abby huntsman. the secretary of state list getting a little shorter. rudy giuliani now saying he is out. >> he has enough sufficient choices so that he can get someone as good and maybe better. , what america's mayor says about who should be the next top diplomat and what he thinks about mitt romney. >> plus, house speaker paul ryan meets once again with the president-elect. then he was asked about opposing in trump during the election. >> president-elect. >> thanks, guys. >> i don't know that woe heard that. but we will hear it the speaker's surprising answer in moments. >> and perhaps the biggest story of the day, santa's
got a new crew to help deliver the presents on christmas. >> what? >> this penguin? >> who is going to tell the elves about it. are they out of a job? "fox & friends" hour two start right now. >> being outsourced. ♪ ♪ ♪ >> thank you. thank you people of michigan. now we are going to bring back your jobs. we are going to win michigan. i felt this. i said how does somebody else win it? i heard a half an hour ago the courts ruled we won it it's over. merry christmas, everybody. >> we outworked anybody that has ever ran for office. my administration will follow two simple rules. buy american and hire american. >> it used to be the cars were made in flint. and you couldn't drink the water in mexico. now the cars are made in
mexico, and you can't drink the water in flint. we're going to change that. i am asking you to dream big and bold and daring things for your country and for yourself. all together, we will make america strong again. we will make america rich again. we will make america safe again. and we will make america great again. ♪ >> and we are making saturdays great again here on "fox & friends." >> we are. happy saturday, everybody. >> happy saturday, everyone. welcome into the show. >> indeed. >> with a cabinet sweepstakes continuing to heat up, we thought maybe we would have all the announcements. trickle out before the election. one name we thought might be at the top of the secretary of state list has now been yanked. religious taking his name off the list he no longer will be in the contention for secretary of state. >> a few weeks ago he was
talked about probably more than anybody else. somebody very loyal to mr. trump. somebody who publicly acknowledged he wanted this job apparently for the last 10, 12 days behind closed doors he pulled his name out himself. here is what he told o'reilly about that last night. >> on november 29th, and i thought that the president-elect, who my main interest was getting him elected. not getting a job. saving america. i thought there were enough choices, good ones, for him to pick that i wasn't necessarily necessary. if i felt like i was the only one who could do it, probably i would have stayed in. but i thought that he has enough sufficient choices. i can tell you i have tremendous respect for john and i think john and some of the others would be great secretaries of state. if he selects mitt romney i will support mitt romney. but i think i have already said publicly that i thought he had gone too far. it's one thing to have a
team of rivals. it's another thing to have a team of enemies. and i think mitt romney put himself, unfortunately, in the category of enemy. >> so is that where the timing comes so today we find out that you pulled yourself out of consideration because the choice is eminent? name is going to be announced soon. >> meaning within the next 3, 4, 5, days. i think he is down to two or three people. he has to decide which of the two or three he considers the best. >> so he went on and told the income post in an interview yesterday as well. i didn't join the trump campaign for a job. i'm happy where i am and what i'm doing. of course, he works at a major law firm in new york. >> we have him on in the 8:00 hour so we can ask him. >> we asked to you send your questions. america wants to know hey, why and what could be next for him. donald trump, in fact this morning tweeting just a couple of minutes ago this about rudy giuliani. rudy giuliani one of the finest people i know and a great mayor of new york city.
just took himself out of can for secretary of state. straightforward and in recognition of where the process is going for that position. >> interesting he told the "new york post" whether or not mr. trump told him hey, you know, you're not going to get this job and then he took his name out and he says that didn't happen. giuliani says i was not -- i wasn't told i was getting it i wasn't told that i was. he just took his name out of contention. he was never presented with the job and he wasn't told he wasn't getting it. >> preble talked behind closed doors and said if you aren't going to get this role how do we handle this so you don't feel embarrassed. this is difficult thing for any family to go through. he did next mitt romney in that interview. is he up there on the top list of names as well. is he saying a really similar thing to newt gingrich and mike huckabee. all the three loyalists. he wasn't just a rival. an enemy someone who attacked your personal character. the question is how much is he going to listen to loyalists in determining who his pick is going to be. >> reports were that rudy
got closer and closer to the president-elect as the process went along. inside confidante. made it clear so i'm told the secretary of state john is the one job he wanted. not dhs or anything else. if that was out of the cards then probably did try to find a diplomatic way to say dismrks he also made that so public from the beginning after he won that he wanted this job. that is the other question, if you want the job. and rumor likely to get it if you make it so public or stay behind closed doors and try to diplomatic figure it out. >> you saw what happened with chris christie. we asked for viewer comments this morning. lisa wrote on twitter sad, but he must not have wanted to do it. he can be an advisor and friend. >> dan on twitter said that's disappointing. he is the only one i would have trusted as secretary of state. >> jeff on email saying i am trusting president-elect's trump judgment in cabinet selection i believe he has america's best interest at heart. a huge change from the last 8 years. >> isn't that the truth? even look at taiwan. even look at the initial approaches that trump has made. there is -- and, who he may pick for his secretary of
state. who has now emerged as a topic. a big difference from previous administrations. >> ceo of argue bhi the biggest company of the world exxon rex tillerson is also meeting again with president-elect trump this weekend. that has a lot of people scratching their head thinking he might be the pick. >> so he -- as you mentioned, ceo of exxon. rex tillerson there. couple other names we heard this week gary cohen. controversial pick. when you say economic council that trump picked. of course he comes from goldman sachs. he even ran ads against goldman sachs during the campaign calling them part of the problem the power structure on wall street. that will be interesting to see. we can ask rudy about that. >> in it was rex tillerson extension of idea that america is open for business. different orientation as to why you have a secretary of state is to make sure that america's engagement of the world benefits america and america's companies and workers in addition to all national security. >> deep understanding of places like russia. incredibly important part of the world for us to figure out. also the middle east that he has had a lot of business
with. but it's also important that if it is tillerson that he surrounds himself with people who have a real deep handling on policy. >> there was contention during the campaign you will recall, of course, with house speaker paul ryan. >> um. >>um and the trump campaign. and he had marshalled really republicans in the house to sort of keep their eye on their own paper and really focus on their own campaign. >> great way to put it, put your eye on your paper. >> met with donald trump recently and asked about this opposition during the election season. i think it's a good would you have to play here. take a listen. >> why was it so hard -- >> -- even nominee. >> i was basically focused on keeping the house republican. i was very concerned on b. whether or not we could lose the house republican majority. as you know, speaker of the house, your primary responsibility is to save house republicans. my biggest fear, the black swan event we were worried about was just think of having a hillary clinton presidency, a democrat senate run by chuck schumer and a democratic house run by nancy pelosi.
that to me was the horrible scenario that i was trying to guard against. >> that could have happened. it's interesting. i remember up until the very end we thought it was very likely that the senate could have gonna way. >> yeah. but that's also -- it's not an admission that actively they were rejecting donald trump. that's what he was doing in that process. you can't just say i'm focusing on the house. if you felt like you were going to benefit from the nominee then you would absorb that as well. that's what he did. you should own up to that fact and say, listen, i made the wrong call. >> cancelled events with him. >> yeah. >> in the wake of the tape that came out and other things. he was very vocal about it. >> absolutely. they are not canceling events anymore. i don't think. as far as we know. >> he has no choice now. >> and the i-you know, the information coming out is that they talk a lot. is that donald trump recognizes that paul ryan is the guy that's going to have to get these through the house and paul ryan recognizes look at the cabinet and policies. what an amazing generational opportunity to get an conservative agenda. >> remarkable that donald
trump is -- has grown closer to people that he was so opposed to or with during the campaign. it says a lot. >> it does. >> nikki haley in his cabinet now. having meetings with al gore at trump tower. great point. leonardo decaprio as well. speaking of paul ryan, the most important thing that he has got to get done in the early days of taking office is trying to get things passed in congress like tax reform. that would be huge for him. you have got to work with paul ryan and others. >> can't blame democrats this time. it's all on them now. >> we do have other headlines to get to. and just minutes ago president-elect donald trump taking to twitter. responding to reports that he will remain annual executive producer on the hit nbc show the apprentice while in the white house. mr. trump tweeting this: i have nothing to too with the apprentice except for the fact that i conceived it with mark b and have a big stake it n. it. logical devote zero time. i will be working on apprentice during
the time. fake news with an explanation. >> late last night. congress narrowly avoiding yet another government shutdown after senate democrats caved on a bill to fund the government through april of next year. that bill passed with less than an hour to go. red state democrats were trying to tack on healthcare benefits retired coal miners in effort to appeal to donald trump's voters but ultimately a tempt failed. and when president-elect donald trump looks out over the national mall for his inauguration. he will not see a sea of protesters. tens of thousands of people planning to rally against mr. trump on january 20th. they will not be granted permit to do. so that includes areas of the washington monument, the national mall, and the lincoln memorial. and santa is deploying some adorable little helpers this year. these penguins stealing hearts as they stroll through the garden of a
japanese park. the birds are sporting red and green santa outfits as you can see there. complete with bells to spread some christmas cheer. no word if they will be delivering any gifts on christmas eve. how cute are they? >> reindeer delivering pizza for santa? >> yeah. >> they're winning the season right now. >> they totally are. >> rick, what do you think? >> can hang out right here i bet the ratings would go way up. it's really chilly out there. a lot of people have noticed that. especially across the far northern tier of the country. along with that snow today. across the light northeastern colorado. up around north fork and columbus. today that is going to kind of strengthen the stripe right here where you see across parts of minnesota and iowa. likely we will see a ban of 5 to 8 inches. chicago up toward milwaukee. get ready for pretty significant snow. once that snow is in place you end up reinforcing the
cold. actual air temperatures right now minus 14 in bismarck. nine news 18 in minot. you feel wind and it feels much, much colder than that cold air retreats into canada. this is monday and tuesday. next week it comes right back here across the eastern part of the country. winter, guys is here. it's december. >> another reason that penguin would fit. >> fit right in. >> thanks, rick. >> stunning new report from the u.s. government claiming the russians helped donald trump win the election. but as shocking as that sounds, it's trump's response that's getting all the attention this morning. >> and just when you thought hollywood was totally out of touch, this year's oscar for best supporting actress might go to a man. >> huh? ♪ we can both fall in love ♪ i'm on the edge of glory ♪ and i'm hanging on a moment of truth.
what's the best way to get two servings of veggies? v8 or a fancy juice store? ready, go! hi, juice universe? one large rutabaga, with eggplant... done! that's not fair. glad i had a v8. the original way to fuel your day. when a moment spontaneously turns romantic, why pause to take a pill? or stop to find a bathroom? cialis for daily use is approved to treat both erectile dysfunction and the urinary symptoms of bph, like needing to go frequently, day or night. tell your doctor about all your medical conditions and medicines, and ask if your heart is healthy enough for sex. do not take cialis if you take nitrates for chest pain, or adempas for pulmonary hypertension, as it may cause an unsafe drop in blood pressure. do not drink alcohol in excess. side effects may include headache, upset stomach, delayed backache or muscle ache. to avoid long-term injury, get medical help right away for an erection lasting more than four hours. if you have any sudden decrease or loss in hearing or vision, or any symptoms of an allergic reaction,
♪ ♪ get up to $2500 customer cash on select 2016 and 2017 models for these terms. see your lexus dealer. start your day with the number one choice of dentists. philips sonicare removes significantly more plaque versus oral-b 7000. experience this amazing feel of clean. innovation and you. philips sonicare. save now when you buy philips sonicare.
>> well, president obama not willing to accept the election, calling for a full investigation into allegations that russia hacked and changed the outcome of the election. >> but president-elect donald trump is not buying that. >> our own garrett tenney live from washington, d.c. to break it all down for us. good morning, garrett. >> good morning y'all. even within the intelligence community, there is still a lot of disagreement exactly over who it was that was hacked and why. but "the washington post is now reporting that the cia has cked in a secret assessment that russia intervened in the election to help donald trump win the race. the agency shared its conclusions with key senators in a closed door briefing last week, according to the post. and one key piece of evidence that led them to that conclusion was the findings that the republican national committee was also hacked. but never had any of its
emails made public. now, the rnc has consistently said its networks were never compromised, so there was nothing to be leaked. and throughout the campaign and again yesterday, president-elect donald trump has dismissed the intelligence community's findings that russia is responsible for the cyber attacks. in a statement, his transition team went right after the intelligence community, saying these are the same people that said saddam hussein had weapons of mass destruction. the election ended a long time ago in one of the biggest electoral college victories in history. it's now time to move on and make america great again. all of this comes after the white house announced yesterday that president obama has ordered a full review of the hacking that took place in the election, which he wants completed before he leaves office. republicans are criticizing that move though saying the white house is simply trying to give some political cover to hillary clinton for losing the race. an assertion the administration denies.
>> this is not an effort to challenge the outcome of the election. worry not calling into question the election results, we are taking seriously our responsibility to protect the integrity of those elections. >> the white house went on to say that this review will extend beyond this past election to lock at cyber attacks on the u.s.' political system as a whole and it says it wants to have that report ready for the next administration to be able to take action. back to y'all. >> all right. thank you, garrett. >> we were talking about this earlier this morning. i do think there is a general concern regardless of where you fall politically about hacking and about what russia can do in terms of getting into our systems and our emails and everything else this time it was democrats. who knows it could be republicans. this effects everyone across the board. >> or could be national security. looking at dnc emails or rnc emails who cares. looking at national security emails, looking at cia itself. >> there are so many dedicated professionals at the cia and elsewhere. never want to impugn their
motives. we have seen politicized departments and processes from the obama administration. not as if all the intelligence assessments in the "the washington post" piece goes on to point out that not everyone agrees with assessment. no direct evidence directed by the kremlin. even though we know they have te ten tickles all over the place. >> people do not want to accept the election results, they will use any opportunity to point fingers. >> delegitimize. >> coming up, this illegal immigrant deported eight times now wanted for a deadly hit and run. some in california want the entire state to become a sanctuary state. the daughter of our next guest was killed by an illegal and his message for the golden state is next. >> sanctuary state. okay. and al gore's inconvenient truth about to get twice as inconvenient. we'll see. ♪ what do people all around us feel ♪ hot, hot, hot
>> we are back with some news by the numbers. first, $1.2 billion. that is the record-breaking amount of cash hillary clinton spent on her losing presidential earth. president-elect trump won spending about half of that amount. next, 3%, that is how much stocks rose on friday. another record high since the election. traders remaining optimistic about mr. trump's business policies. and finally 2. that is how many inconvenient truth moves al for will have forced america to sit through come 2017. the follow-up of the 2006 climate change film will premier at next january's sundance film festival. clayton? >> during this campaign i
had a chance to meet the amazing families of the remembrance project. parents whose children were killed by illegal immigrants. a trump administration will end this long nightmare of violence. >> president-elect donald trump promising justice for those families who have lost loved ones at the hands of illegal immigrants. right now a manhunt is underway for an illegal imgrant. this guy. he was deported a whopping 8 times. suspected in a deadly hit and run earlier this week. all of this news comes as lawmakers push for the entire state of california to become one massive sanctuary city. a sanctuary state. here to react is immigration reform activist ray tranc en. nice to see you ray, we're sorry for your loss. good morning to you. >> thank you. >> now, you had a chance to meet the president-elect. was that part of the remembrance project? when you met with him, what did he say to you? >> well, he was very
sympathetic. he promised us that he would end sanctuary cities. he promised us that he would build a wall and stop the flood of illegal immigrants. the joke was that the closer hillary came to winning the election, there were as many illegals coming over the border as there were gun sales in the united states. i'm not trying to make a parallel to that but it was kind of funny. but the bottom line was he is a very compassionate guy. when you talk to him in person, he looks you in the eye. when he tells you something, i believe that. it's pretty credible. >> we are learning that oakland has asked the governor's office in california because they already have laws in the books there in oakland which bar law enforcement from doing immigration raids and basically deporting any illegal immigrants. they are asking the governor's office to make
california now a sanctuary state. when you heard that, what did you think? >> you know, i think it's a last move of desperation for the open borders sanctuary city people i think if you look at the data, probably 70% of the united states do not want sanctuary cities. so, i think it's just, you know, publicity. it's not going to happen. i think the thing that disturbs me the most though is that the district attorney in los angeles is not willing to give the cali gang data base to the federal government. and what that is, basically, is it's the data that they have been accumulating over the past 10 years of gang members. >> happened to your daughter, ray? >ray? ray, are you able to hear
me? >> yes. >> you can tell us the story? what happened to your daughter? >> >> well, her and her friend were just out, you know, getting a pack of gum at 10:00 at night. and she was rear ended by a young man who was an illegal immigrant who had several other violations in the tide water area and released. he had a fake florida drivers license. he had absolutely no insurance. he was three times the legal limit of alcohol abuse. and the speed limit on the boulevard was 45 miles per hour. the girls were sitting at a stoplight just chatting and liiving to the radio. and he hit them from behind at 75 miles per hour and killed them immediately. >> what would you want people who are supportive of sanctuary cities to know this morning? >> well, i would have to say
that the real, the real impact is the story that i just told you. it happens every day. they worry more splitting their families up they talk a lot about tearing up families. but the people who are victims of illegal immigrant crimes i can't describe how it tears up our families. i mean, in the case of sanctuary cities, if someone is deported, i know, the families are separated. but ultimately, no one dies. >> right. >> in our case, we have funerals. and we never get to see our family again. so i don't see how you can compare the two. and i think the ledge lay legis,
the people have not been the victim of illegal immigrant crimes. >> no one feels the pain like you do. thank you so much for sharing your story. >> any time. >> coming up here on the show, general outrage from the left over some of the president-elect's cabinet picks. >> three generals so far is that too many generals? >> people have been, you know, mired in controversy about the number of generals. >> but isn't having generals a good thing? our military panel here to discuss. that's next. >> and drama behind the scenes of "duck dynasty." why two producers were just fired and sued. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ i want a hippopotamus for christmas ♪
>> on the military, we will show the whole world that america is strong again. we're going to have the strongest military in the world. the most updated military in the world. we believe in peace through strength. we will, however, get rid of isis. i'm sorry. we will get rid of isis. isis has to go. we will do everything in our power to keep radical islamic terrorists the hell out of our country.
>> strong words from the president-elect. outrage on the left as donald trump turns to top military brass for key cabinet roles. >> the president-elect intends to nominate general john kelly to lead homeland security. three generals so far. is that too many generals? >> people have been mired in controversy about the number of generals that donald trump seems to be attracted to. i'm getting a lot of heart burn, wolf, over the fact that he is populating other key positions in the cabinet with other generals. that raises further question about whether there's really going to be civilian leadership. >> the president-elect so far recruiting three retired generals. he may want as many as five. but why isn't this a good thing? let's bring in our distinguished military panel retired lie lulu tenant general boykin. johnny jones and retired colonel tony shaffer. general, i will start with you. throw generals so far. maybe more. any reason for concern about
the military civilian oversight? >> well, you know, pete, think about the fact that barack obama had three generals right out of the chute in his administration. denny blair at dni. he had rick sem shreky at the veterans affairs and jim jones as national security advisor. there was never a complaint. look, being a retired general, having a successful military career should not be a penalty. remember that these people are civilians now. so, you know, i think that this whole thing is just a lot to do over nothing. >> colonel shaffer, to his point, is it just generals or is it the wrong generals from the left? as he pointed out, there were throw generals at the beginning for barack obama. if any general who is competent. look, this is the end of the high school debate team being in charge of national security. the current crew ben rhodes completely incompetent. they have been the stewards of the bad foreign policy.
jeh johnson at dhs is a freaking lawyer for goodness sake. look what's going on dod with ash carter. is a career bureaucrat. what has to be done is clear. they have to repair the past 8 years of neglect, malfeasance and incompetence. so you have got to bring in people who actually have an understanding of the issues. who have studied them their entire life and frankly these are the right generals at the right time as general boynton pointed out they are retired. they are like us. they have the right to be employed. kudos to mr. trump for hiring veterans. >> staff sergeant, as someone who has walked the ground, what does it say to the ground pounder that this president is choosing war fighters like this at the top? >> well, you know, it says everything. general mattis, specifically, when that secretary of defense has to make some tough decisions the men and women on the ground will know he has fought for them all the way to the end. if it's a tough decision they will believe in that decision. morale is huge when it comes to winning a war. morale is huge when it comes
to securing this country. the general specifically that have been chosen so far, general kelly has given everything to this country. we're talking about generals who have spent 20 to 30 years in active combat and understand the cost of war and the cost of securing this country. they haven't, you know, this is 2016, we have been at war for 15, 16 years. and, you know, if you count the late 90s, some of the generals have been operational for most of their career. that's important. they have experience. when you talk about draining the swamp, where else can you go to find a nonpolitical person that's competent in these roles. i think these are amazing picks. and absolutely, i think when you just have to have something to argue about, argue about what they did in their past career. >> great points. unfortunately, we have to leave it right there. there is also reports out this morning that the pelc is drawing up stronger plans, pulling power away from the white house to the pentagon to execute the fight against isis. i think something all of us can agree, less politicians and speech writers and more generals and operators involved in the process.
>> i agree. >> you gentlemen, thank you very much for your expertise. we will talk to you all he again very soon. >> take care. >> now headlines from abby huntsman. >> thank you, pete. the pilot of a deadly hot air balloon in texas had seven different drugs in his system at the time of that accident. medical experts testifying to the ntsb that alfred were nichols was prescribed to at least a dozen medications valium, oxycontin and ritalin. it should have prevented him from flying. he hit power lines and crashing killing himself and 15 other people. so sad. well, "duck dynasty" producers are fired and now the tv hit show, they are in hot water from bosses. fired now facing a lawsuit from its parent company apparently. >> you can't always get what you want. but sometimes you get what you need. mcmillen needed his tail whooped in a lawn mower
race. >> "duck dynasty" producers getting fired and sued for founding a new company. selling a majority of its stake to itv for $40 million on terms that they wouldn't compete with the company as long as they were still employees. well the suit alleges the gurneys secretly set up a new company and bought distribution rights to reality show to artificially inflate itvs new net profits so they could be paid for more remaining interest in that company. and talk about privilege. an oscar long shot making history at the academy awards. before the nominations are even announced. members of the academy reportedly considering kelly man tell the transgender actress stars in confessions of womanizer for best supporting actor and actress. man tell born as a man now considers himself a gender fluid performer and the academy says that makes him eligible for either award. and a marxist run restaurant finds out the hard way that you can't run a business on a socialist playbook.
the garden diner cafe in grand rapids, michigan closing up shop after operating without any managers and letting employees making their other decision while paying quote livable wage. waiting 40 minutes for a vegan sandwich. no surprise that restaurant did not last very long. is now closed up. >> vegan sandwiches don't taste as good when you get them in three seconds let alone 40 minutes. wait 40 minutes for a vegan sandwich. >> i have never ordered one. >> starting today. >> yeah. exactly. we is a nice crowd out here. everybody saying it's a little bit chilly. are you a chilly. >> it's a little chilly. >> she is worried about the wind chill out here. >> not that much wind but certainly chilly. 30 degrees right here at least according to the thermometer across the street. take a look at the weather maps. officially 29 in new york. cold air is up across the far northern plains. one right now in rapids city. four in minneapolis. it is windy along with in the northern plains. so the wind chills are in
like the minus 20 to 30 range. today across the northeast. down toward the mid-atlantic. not a bad but d.a. but one of the coolers ones we have had this week. get ready. colder air comes in next week. a little bit more lake-effect snow flying throughout the day. aside from that, the snow not as heavy as it was. tons of sunshine, chilly temps but plenty of sunshine for everyone. all right, guys. we will send it back to you. >> meanwhile 70 degrees in florida that sounds nice. >> that's where i want to be. >> weren't you just there. >> should go back. >> we usually go to cold places that's where the blue wall was, cold places. >> exactly. >> all right. clayton? >> many people would call hillary clinton a hypocrite for condemning fake news stories. if that's the case, then what would you call brine williams? this morning is he on a mission to promote the truth. daniel halper is here to react next to that. plus, still looking for that perfect christmas gift for your kid? look no further than that table and mr. clayton
morris. he is here to help. he's got some high tech ideas for you coming up. he won't even be able to see you. >> he is in his element. ♪ you know what i mean ♪ i see your smiling face ♪ like you've never seen before ♪ see me. see me. don't stare at me. see me. see me. see me to know that psoriasis is just something that i have. i'm not contagious.
see me to know that... ...i won't stop until i find what works. discover cosentyx, a different kind of medicine for moderate to severe plaque psoriasis. proven to help the majority of people find clear or almost clear skin. 8 out of 10 people saw 75% skin clearance at 3 months. while the majority saw 90% clearance. do not use if you are allergic to cosentyx. before starting, you should be tested for tuberculosis. an increased risk of infections and lowered ability to fight them may occur... ...tell your doctor if you have an infection or symptoms... ...such as fever, sweats, chills, muscle aches or cough. or if you have received a vaccine or plan to. if you have inflammatory bowel disease, tell your doctor if symptoms develop or worsen. serious allergic reactions may occur. see me. see me. see me. on my way. find clear skin... and a clearer path forward. for a different kind of medicine, ask your dermatologist about cosentyx. oh, that's lovely...so graceful. the corkscrew spin, flawless...
...his signature move, the flying dutchman. poetry in motion. and there it is, the "baby bird". breathtaking. a sumo wrestler figure skating? surprising. what's not surprising? how much money heather saved by switching to geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more. cartels, militias, terrorist groups. they all need a place to park their cash and cherna is their dirty little piggy bank. we're going to insert into the country while nobody is looking. we're going to steal their money, sir? no, we are going to destroy it. we're going to finish this mission. anything we find is ours. do you want to trust a bunch of black water marks? i mean the rush, i've never felt anything like it. if we stay here we're going to die. then we die.
remember nbc reporter brian williams who was fired for reporting false news stories during his time in iraq. well, now he is on a new mission to warn people of the dangers of fake news. i kid you not. take a look. >> flynn's son was fired by the trump transition today for passing on fake news stories via twitter. but his dad, the retired army three star general has passed on some gems himself. here are a few. clinton is involved with child sex trafficking and has secretly waged war on the catholic church as well as charges that the president is a jihadi hole
laundered money for muslim terrorists. as we talked about here last night, fake news played a role in this election and continues to find a wide audience. >> joining us now to react is "new york post" washington bureau chief danielle halper. thanks for being here. >> thank you. >> he wasn't fired he was suspended and on msnbc.watch thy word that comes to my mind is irony. >> definition of irony. this is the guy who got suspended as you say and lost his job because he was the host of nightly news on nbc which he no longer is because he is spread fake news. he lied about his time in iraq saying he came under heavy enemy fire which he didn't. saying he almost lost his life. he also lied about covering hurricane katrina saying he saw dead bodies floating in the streets there was no evidence support any of that more things nbc never actually released the report which detailed their internal report which
detailed all of his transgressions. instead they just demoted him and put him on the middle of the night show on msnbc. it's really stuny that this is the guy who is lecturing people about fake news. it's hard to take him very seriously at all. >> the left has been wanting to point out that one of the reasons that trump won was because of fake news and that the sharing that on social media really really did hillary clinton in. do you buy that argument? >> well, look, i don't know. my mom, she hardly ever took me to the grocery store because it was a pain in the neck to bring three boys to the grocery store. when we did go, i remember going to the checkout line and there was all these tabloids a lot of them spreading news that wasn't real. or that wasn't believable and that wasn't verified. and so this idea of fake news, it's not exactly new. this has been around for a long time. it strikes -- it's more about people that are interested in reading about these things or about these fantasies. about these things. they want to be true. than it is about this
problem. this problem has been around for a long time there are such things as verified news as brian williams, you know, himself is the purveyor of. it's hard to take it seriously it suede the election. really there is no proof for it except in these people's imagination. >> where then does this end? because fake news and false stories, as you have said, have been around for a while. this concerted effort by the left. from him you heard hillary clinton talk about it from the podium yesterday. fake news is a threat to our democracy. how far do they want to go and what could it mean for free speech? >> well, they want to ban it, right? so what does that mean? of course, there is, again, there is fake news. there is a problem. and that should be considered. but their end is to ban it. and that i think, is the problem. because once they start banning news outlets from publishing. i think that's obviously very serious first amendment issue. and it's a slippery slope. who knows where they take it from there. >> daniel, great to see you this morning, appreciate it very much. in those tabloids they did
find bat boy which true story. [ laughter ] all right. rudy giuliani just bowed out of the race for secretary of state. so why the change of heart? and what does he think about the remaining contenders? america's mayor joins us live at the top of the hour. >> are you still looking for that perfect christmas gift for your dismid we have got high tech ideas for you thanks to clayton morris. that is next. ♪ rocking around the christmas tree ♪ at the christmas party hop ♪ mistletoe hung where you can see ♪ every
>> start with polar rode. my kids love walking around taking if i can pictures in cameras and want to take pictures like mommas and daddies do. snap touch instant print camera. put the paper in the back of it put the paper in the back of it. 10 pack there. you turn it on. has the little screen on the front here. and you just take a picture like you would and it will spit out a picture on the side. >> immediately. >> well and take as few seconds. spits it out of the side and then. >> my boys love that. >> and then toe don't steal your phones to do it. >> exactly. it's great for the whole family go on a vacation and kids can take pictures of the national parks like mommy and daddy. pictures to take home. really cool. "star wars" rogue one comes out december 15th. one of my son's favorite things legos dimensions. play with the playstation all of the new rogue one stars pieces. 9 to 14-year-olds. my son will sit down for three hours and work on this nonstop and then he has a
whole shelf of them in his rom because he loves doing "star wars" toys. >> when you buy them for your 6-year-old and is he not quite ready then you spend six hours. >> pokey mop moon and pokey monday sun and get them for the i'm sure love polk pokemon. >> this feels very boy heavy. i should have brought dolls in. >> polypockets? >> playstation. big game. i love playing the game. sony playstation the brand new pro-just came out. sony playstation pro. and the sony vr. so you put the sony vr head set. there is some amazing games. so you put on the vr head set and you can play this really emembersive. it's crazy. play "star wars" battle front. call of duty. >> we need people wearing
this walking around the streets this is frightening. >> this is where society ends. all just walking around with these goggles on not paying attention. >> if you play a game like zombie apocalypse. i love the digital stuff and this is really interactive way to play music with your ipad. digital rollie blocks. this is a light plaid playable surface. play music. look at this. a demonstration how this actually works. as you are tapping on it, play different musical sounds and add different blocks on to it really awesome way to interact with app.s. >> this is my favorite. clayton. play doe. they are coming to the digital age. use the ipad. make play doe shapes play doe shapes apple.com. once you have the play doe done. then you use your ipad and actually make them come to life. so make little figures and then can jump into a story and the kids can interact? virtual world meets the real world. >> i can't read any teases,
guys. >> all right. coming up. rudy giuliani just bowed out of the race for secretary of state. so what is next for rudy? he is here. >> using the vr. >> come on in, sir. >> we'll ask like grown ups in a minute. >> virtually reality. >> because my dentures fit well. before those little pieces would get in between my dentures and my gum and it was uncomfortable. even well fitting dentures let in food particles. just a few dabs of super poligrip free is clinically proven to seal out more food particles so you're more comfortable and confident while you eat. so it's not about keeping my dentures in, it's about keeping the food particles out. try super poligrip free. marie knows that a any occasion feel more special.
family road trip! fun! check engine. not fun! but, you've got hum. that's like driving with this guy. all you do is press this, and in plain english, "coolant", you'll know what's wrong. if you do need a mechanic, just press this. "thank you for calling hum." and if you really need help, help can find you, automatically, 24/7. because you put this, in here. hum by verizon. the technology designed to make your car smarter, safer and more connected. put some smarts in your car.
>> good morning to you. it is saturday, december 10th. 2016. i'm abby huntsman. the secretary of state list getting a little shorter as rudy giuliani drops out. is he here live to explain why and who he thinks should be the next top diplomat. >> and hillary clinton sounding the alarm on fake news. >> the epidemic of malicious fake news and false propaganda that flooded social media over the past year, it's now clear that so-called fake news can have real world consequences. >> michelle malkin is here live to react to the new fake news outrage of hillary clinton. >> and this year forget
about the grinch. who is the granny that's stealing this christmas? what she is stealing. she is stealing boxes? come on, grandma. >> that's a tease. >> "fox & friends" hour three starts right now. ♪ ♪ ♪ don't stop thinking about tomorrow ♪ don't stop. >> two big hours coming up on the show. see them there. rudy giuliani is standing by right next to the couch. is he going to join us in just a few moments. >> there is michelle malkin she is going to be joining us in a little while to talk about fake news. >> that's right. geraldo rivera will be on this couch always interesting. >> he has opinion. >> he does. sean spicer is going to be here as well. also, karl rove will be joining us toward the end of the show. >> he is pointing right at you, america. what he is saying is i have a new poll out and i'm going to he will it you about it. >> bring my board. >> good to see all of you this morning. welcome in on this saturday
morning. this cold saturday morning here in new york city. >> happy saturday, everyone. >> happy saturday. army-navy game today i'm psyched. i'm going. down in baltimore. >> we will talk to leah down on the navy side of things in a little bit. >> we do want to get to a few headlines before. starting with this. president-elect donald trump taking to twitter already this morning. responding to reports that he will remain an executive producer on the hit nbc show the apprentice while still in the white house. mr. trump tweeting this: i have nothing to do prentice except for the fact that i conceived it with mark v and have a big stake in it will devote zero time. reports by cnn that i will be work okay the apprentice during my presidency even part time are ridiculous and untrue. fake news, exclamation point. congress avoiding another near government shut down. fund a bill to fund the government through april of next year that bill passed with less than an hour to go
before the midnight deadline. red state democrats retired coal miner in an effort to appeal to donald trump's voters. ultimately though that attempt failed. and jill stein denied again. michigan supreme court refusing her appeal to continue a recount again claiming she had no legal standing to request one after receiving just 1% of the vote. and will the ever the gracious stein blast michigan political cronyism. bureaucratic obstruction and legal maneuvering from run roughshod over the democratic process. and baby number three is on the way for bristol palin. this will be the second child for palin and her husband dakota maher. the 26-year-old daughter of sarah palin welcomed their daughter sarah grace. the couple just got married in june. say pin shares a 7-year-old son with exfiance levi johnson. big congrats to their family this morning. bring in the former mayor of rudy giuliani making headlines this morning.
mr. mayor, good to see you. >> good morning. how are you? >> we learned over the past few days that you had taken your name out of the running. >> i did. >> for secretary of state. but that happened weeks ago. we didn't know about it. >> november 28th, i think. november 28th. i decided that first of all i'm very happy in what i do. a lot of people say that. they don't mean it. i do. >> what do you do. >> i run a security company all over the world as you know. that's one of the issues. pause i did a lot of work for 10 different governments. still do. and i also run part of a law firm that does cyber security, which is a passion of mine. and i run a cyber security practice. so, when someone said to me you are going to travel a lot as secretary of state. i showed them my travel schedule i said no, probably less. he had good choices. my objective in joining the campaign was never to get a job. it was the last thing in my mind. it was for my country. i didn't want to see this country slip into socialism. i didn't want to see us
become some kind of european second rate country. i thought that's where we were headed. and i thought only donald trump could stop us. also i knew him for 28 years. is he a close, personal friend. and i knew what america is now finding out what a great president he could become. >> yeah. >> so i did it with a great deal of passion. and the idea secretary of state sort of entered my mind toward the end. when i thought about and it i saw the choices that he had and the difficult position he was in because of his loyalty to me and friendship, best thing for me is to take myself out of it. >> was that a difficult thing to do? >> a little bit but not that difficult. because i kne choices. if i thought he didn't have a great choice, and thought he needed only me, which is probably never true that they need only you. but if i thought that i would do it in a minute. >> there are a lot of names in the mix, including rex tillerson. >> i think rex tillerson is an excellent choice. i think josh bolten -- had i
been president in 2008, i probably would have appointed him as secretary of state. i mean, josh bolten is superior. i think mitt romney, i mean, i voted for him, i supported him. i thought he would have been a much better president than barack obama. i do think like mike huckabee does he should apologize or at least he should explain what he meant by some of the comments that hurt me greatly when i was campaigning for my friend donald trump. i think actually donald is less troubled by it than all. >> other people are angry about it. >> like sometimes your wife gets angrier when someone assaults you and you get over it. >> president bush said i have been the son of a president and the president myself. it's much harder to be the son of a president. you take it so personally. you mentioned being hurt by this. >> i was hurt by what mitt did. i supported mitt maybe not as much as i did donald. but i sur gaited for him auto times. i introduced him to people. i helped to raise money for
him. i was deeply involved in his campaign. is he wasn't like sitting out on the sidelines like jeb bush and a few others who i didn't like either. i thought they should have been. at least they weren't putting out some really terrible things that he said about them. >> were you worried at all about the -- you mentioned off the top here that that could have been a concern working with 10 governments like you have. and your cyber security role. would that have been a problem? >> no. actually what i did was, before i dropped out, i had myself completely vetted. i set vet me for the job. i don't know, just in case you want to use me for a mission five years from now or two years from now or three years from now. i was completely vetted. i passed 100 percent. not a single -- the mistake that the media made was, they thought i represented these governments in washington. i didn't. i did work for them. for example, the other night i got an award from the brazillian government for reducing crime by 48%. they had a dinner at the brazilian embassy in
washington for 2800 people. that's the kind of work i do. i do crime reduction, terrorist reduction. that's the kind of work i do. >> why did you wait two weeks to come out. >> for good reason. >> you everywhere behind closed doors making this decision. >> because i didn't want to put the campaign requested that we withhold it. plus they didn't accept it immediately. they said they wanted to keep me in the running. i said i don't want to be but they said they wanted to keep me in the running. so we agreed that i will wait until you are ready. when you're ready, then we can announce it. >> business interests or connections have, you know, were reported that that might be a complication for you. >> not only that i checked with several key members of the senate republican and democrat, and i think i. >> on that rex tillerson, exxon mobil ceo his name has risen to the top. is he an international businessman, do you think that helps him? >> what are we going to do appoint people who don't know the world.
appoint the guy agri phobia find a guy stays home all the time. never been anywhere. figure out where china is on the map and make him secretary of state. who are you going to appoint to a job secretary of state except somebody who knows the world that qualification i have. >> you mentioned general petraeus' name is in the mix, also. you mentioned you watched the segment earlier about generals. >> i should not have left him out. general petraeus i would trust with anything. i wouldn't care if they said i had 10 generals in the cabinet. also this thing about generals gets me really angry. when it becomes a liability that you are a general officer of the united states army in this country, then there is something wrong with the left wing of this country. i think obama appointed three generals. i don't know what's three and five. not much. generals have very differing opinions. if you have ever dealt with them. and i have. when they get out. they get very differing opinions. most of them are probably a little bit more right. but i know some that are way off on the left. >> let's talk about some of
the people that have been controversial -- >> -- by the way, donald trump has appointed more women than barack obama. >> we were talking about that earlier. >> why is that not the headline. >> talking about five. the "new york times" just throw days ago saying is donald trump's cabinet misogynistic. [ laughter ] because we have too many women? can i ask you about gathercoen. >> sure. >> 59 years old. white house economic council. this comes despite the president-elect's slamming of wall street during the campaign. he of course from goldman sachs. >> right. >> he mentioned that this is the problem with the power structure in this country. run by wall street. and then he puts gary cohen on there. any problems with that selection, do you think? >> no. franklin roosevelt, if i recall this story correctly, selected joseph kennedy as the first head of the sec. joseph kennedy had made a fortune and they had just
put together the securities -- he appointed him because somebody who understands the industry will understand how to regulate it best. and blamp else you think of joseph kennedy he established the sec and i did a lot of prosecutions with him. again, who are you going to appoint to oversee financial institutions than someone who knows about financial institutions? you going to go appoint some person who a techy who knows all about computers but not about financial institutions. the kind of forecast they want to put together would be business. in a business, you put the people with skills here, here, and here. they are going to have those prior skills. the question is what's their motivation? the best people for me on the securities prosecutions that i did and i did a lot of them. you might remember. boski, wall street won. that's the better movie because it's about me. wall street one.
the people who did it for me were people who came out of wall street. they were prosecuting the criminals in wall street. the idea that everybody in wall street is tainted is just lick everybody in the army is tainted. that's absurd. 95, 99% of wall street straight guys, straight women, they are the best ones to straighten it out. >> i do want to ask you this before we let you go. you do have loyalists out there who want to see new this admission. you have said no to any cabinet administration. is there any role that you would consider maybe within the white house or ambassadorship? >> should very a commissioner of golf? i don't know. i have always wanted that. >> a golf czar? >> no czars in this administration. >> i never liked the hear czars. i think president reagan came one a drug czar. i advised against it i was associate attorney general then. i put do you know what happened to the last czar they chopped his head off. >> they did. >> will you stick around for us? >> sure, i would love to. >> keep our viewers sending in questions. send us in your emails this
morning email@example.com any questions you have for the mayor. we will ask them of him when we come back. >> i love it. the head of the v.a. just said none of his hospitals are that bad. even after giving some the worst ratings. a 1 star to many hospitals. that's coming up. ♪ tell me, tell me tell me lies ♪ ♪ tell me lies ♪ tell me ♪
something new has arrived. ♪ uniquely designed... for the driven. ♪ introducing the first-ever infiniti qx30 crossover. lease the first-ever infiniti qx30 for $299 a month. visit your local infiniti retailer. as after a dvt blood clot,ital i sure had a lot to think about. what about the people i care about? ...including this little girl. and what if this happened again? i was given warfarin in the hospital, but wondered, was this the best treatment for me? so i asked my doctor. and he recommended eliquis. eliquis treats dvt and pe blood clots and reduces the risk of them happening again. yes, eliquis treats dvt and pe blood clots. eliquis also had significantly less major bleeding than the standard treatment. both made me turn around my thinking. don't stop eliquis unless your doctor tells you to. eliquis can cause serious and in rare cases fatal bleeding.
don't take eliquis if you have an artificial heart valve or abnormal bleeding. if you had a spinal injection while on eliquis call your doctor right away if you have tingling, numbness, or muscle weakness. while taking eliquis, you may bruise more easily ...and it may take longer than usual for bleeding to stop. seek immediate medical care for sudden signs of bleeding, like unusual bruising. eliquis may increase your bleeding risk if you take certain medicines. tell your doctor about all planned medical or dental procedures. eliquis treats dvt and pe blood clots. plus had less major bleeding. both made eliquis the right treatment for me. ask your doctor if switching to eliquis is right for you. this is your daughter. and she just got this. ooh boy. but, you've got hum. so you can set this. and if she drives like this, you can tell her to drive more like this. because you'll get this. you can even set boundaries for so if she should be here, but instead goes here, here, or here. you'll know. so don't worry, mom. because you put this, in here.
hum by verizon. the technology designed to make your car smarter, safer and more connected. put some smarts in your car. >> welcome back. we still have america's mayor here. we have your questions coming up soon. one quick question though. general kelly just got the dhs job. you can confirm, were you offered that job at one point? >> i will not discuss the other jobs that we discussed. but i had made it clear that there was only one that i was interested in. so, i think anybody that gets selected should be considered the first choice. >> you have said that you
were open to maybe something else. >> in the future. in the future. when i get my business exactly where i want it. and everything is comfortable. and he really needs me for something. right now he doesn't. he has put together a great cabinet. i think, first of all, he has put together not just the fastest cabinet ever, but i think, you know, you could stack this up with the reagan cabinet, the kennedy cabinet, the roosevelt cab netanyahu, some orose -- some o. >> we are going to basically not do our job and let america do our jobs for us. richard wrote us this morning and said would you ever run for mayor of new york city again? >> i doubt it i doubt it. >> doubt it? that's not a no. >> i never say no. only time i ever say no is if you ask me to commit a crime then i say. no other than that, everything else is open. that's not a crime. i'm eligible. the president is two terms over. mayor is two terms. and then you can take off and then you can run again. like a south american republic.
>> leaving the door open. >> should we have term limits in congress? >> probably yes,probably yes. although there are arguments against that that you lose some of the really great ones. i mean, the problem with congress is we have got some people that have been in congress for a long time that have fabulous. who would want to lose orrin hatch. not me. is he one of the great members of the united states senate. john mccain. some people do. but i don't. others mention hardly find their way to the seat. put up the right hand not the left hand. >> this one is coming in from diana. she asks is there anyone that has not been nominated that you would like to see in the cabinet? >> probably but at this point it's pretty much closed. and actually there are a few that i'm arguing for right now for some of the open positions. remember i'm on the transition team and i have made several recommendation recommendations. >> any you want to share. >> no. i didn't. if i did, they would be dead and i would be dead, too. >> do you think he has already decided on some of the big ones lick state. >> you know, what i found
with president-elect trump is when he decides. >> it's done. i don't think he will hold it up. maybe he will hold it up for a day to do it at the right venue and right place. once he makes up his mind everyone around him. >> it seems like he made up his mind about hillary clinton and whether or not they would want to go after her. here is a question from ruth. if attorney general sessions stidz to investigate hillary, would you accept an appointment as the special prosecutor. >> doesn't america have the best questions? >> they have great questions. >> that is a great question. i think several times i offered at various speeches when i probably was a little emotional i would too it for nothing. i don't know. let's see if we ever get there. >> did you agree with his decision not to prosecute at this point? >> yes. i agree that it was good to put it behind us. i think it's good for him to get himself out of it. i told him and we discussed this during the campaign that really isn't the right decision for the president. that's for the attorney
general. the president, of course, is thes about of the attorney general. and i was in the post watergate justice department. the way we separated that was the president gets to run policy. the attorney general makes prosecutorial decisions. the white house should never get involved in a prosecutorial decision. unless somehow it would affect national security or it would be a terrible blow to the united states. so, he has got a great attorney general. jeff sessions is a close friend of mine. he used to introduce me at our rallies as he used to be my boss. because jeff was the u.s. attorney in alabama when i was associate attorney general. jeff will make the right decision. >> yeah. >> jeff will make the right decision. that should rest on the attorney general and i promise you, jeff will not go meet someone on a tarmac before he makes the decision. >> we have got to leave it right there but you are going to the army navy game today, right? >> yes. >> who are you rooting for? >> i can't. >> you told me west point. >> go army, beat navy. there we go.
♪ getting older shouldn't mean giving up all the things she loves to do. it should just mean, well, finding new ways to do them. right at home's professional team thoughtfully selects caregivers to provide help with personal care, housekeeping, and of course, meal preparation. oh, that smells so good. aw, and it tastes good, too. we can provide the right care, right at home.
>> back with quick headlines, a movie star blaming president-elect trump for landing him in jail. >> i the moods i sense in the room. as such i must have options. >> comedian t.j. miller star of hbo's silicon valley wasn't in a good mood on friday morning in holiday. miller slapped an uber driver in the head after getting into an argument over mr. trump. that's not very tolerant of you. and she is dubbed the granny who stole christmas.
this 65-year-old woman caught red handed stealing packages off pomps near st. louis. police said she tried three other thefts as well. she has been arrested and is facing charges. >> not very nice of gram. well, time honored tradition is hours away. army vs. navy, facing off with 117th time on the football field. >> there is word a special guest may be at today's big game. >> leah gabriel, a graduate of the u.s. naval academy and we already have a rivalry lit in the navy and pete for the army. i'm also navy. i have two brothers in the navy. what's going on? >> well, hey, good morning, everyone. and, of course, as you mentioned, pete served our country in the army. now pete went to a lesser known school called princeton, not west point. went to naval academy. the point here is this isn't the college football game. this is battle between the army and the navy right here on this football field. and it means so much to everyone who has ever served in the army.
everyone who has ever served in the navy. as you said, this is 117th time this has happened. we are all coming together. we do have a special visitor. that would be president-elect donald trump who is are the commander in chief electorate now. is he going to come and see battle first time. first time right here in this stadium. that's what this game is all about. now, i'm standing here with lieutenant general robert cav lynn the superintendent of west point. you were a football player. when you graduated from west point back in 1975. and now you are the superintendent. tell me what the cadets have been doing to prepare for the game. >> leah, this is a big game. they have been looking forward to this all year. this is the week that they take so much pride in what they're doing. they get themselves fired up and team fired up. they have had bonfires and rallies and banners hanging from all over the entire -- they have done a great job. >> i understand that they are also what we call spirit spots, little videos and you are the star of the spirit spot for west point.
right? >> i'm not sure i'm a star. >> you are definitely a star. >> can i stand in there and give them a good laugh, i'm glad to do it. >> now, talk a little bit about the tradition of the army-navy game and also the pushups that you were doing earlier. why are you planning on doing pushups today? >> well, we play a couple teams. we scored like 60 points. if you convert that to pushups as you score every single time it's like over 300 pushups. we have to get warmed up a little bit. we anticipate we may not get 300 today. but we anticipate doing quite a few. >> in other words, you are hoping to win today? >> there is no hoping, leah. it's a as a matter of fact. >> ship men cadets they score and go out and do pushups. that's what you saw him doing earlier. in the past 14 years navy has won. navy is going for a 15th win. how is army looking today. >> army is looking good. they are really turning the program around. physical toughness.
they have had a great season. it's the winning season thus far. and from all intents and purposes. i know we are 6 point underdogs. every time we have been underdog that's when they beat -- i mean, that's when army this year has prevailed. and i predict we will prevail again today. >> the good news is i brought you some spirit gear. if you don't mind wearing that beat army for them and a little hat for you as well, sir. there you go. >> lee a thank you. >> we are fair and balanced on fox news. i will give you a chance to say what you want to say a little pete. >> beat navy. >> and from 36 company class 97, beat army. back to you guys. >> beat navy. >> i love it. >> stok >> sto stoic. >> 15 in a row. >> that means we're due. and we have a good team with a winning record this year. >> brexit, the election, the cubs, army beats navy. it is that kind of year this year. >> it's your kind of
christmas. >> my brother played for navy football graduated last year. we are all sort of divided here on this game. it's going to be a big one. >> go air force. >> go air force. >> coming up on the show. hillary clinton sounding the alarm on fake news calling it an epidemic. >> it's now clear that so-called fake news can have real world consequences. >> michelle malkin here to respond to the outrage over fake news. that's next. ♪ ♪ all we have is ♪ that i don't belong to you ♪ and you don't belong to me ♪ yeah, yeah ♪ freedom ♪ freedom ♪ freedom ♪
to start saying merry christmas again. how about all those department stores? they have the bells and they have the red walls and they have the snow. but they don't have merry christmas. i think they're going to start putting up merry christmas, merry christmas. >> i love that the crowd probably got the biggest reaction in michigan last night in a speech for that member dr. christmas. >> when is the last time you heard a politician say that? >> i know. i love it. >> i absolutely love it. >> clayton clorl doesn't. >> i love it. i just had people in my ear saying get to our guest. stop yapping you three get to our guest. michelle malkin host of michelle malkin on crttv.com. >> good morning. >> and early merry christmas and joy to the world to all of you. yes. >> hillary clinton talking about this fake news. obviously have you been in the news business for a long time as a journalist. you look through tons of -- you aggregate a lot of
different news over the years on your websites and so forth. what do you make of hillary clinton's comment on fak news? we will play that and get your response. >> yeah. >> the epidemic of militia fake news and false propaganda that flooded social media over the past year, it's now clear that so-called fake news can have real world consequences. this isn't about politics or partisanship. lives are at risk. it's a danger that must be addressed and addressed quickly. bipartisan legislation is making its way through congress to boost the government's response to foreign propaganda and silicon valley is starting to grapple with the challenge and threat of fake news. >> so michelle, legislation to combat fake news. what do you make of that? >> yeah. well, that's max of the very kind of quote, unquote, fascism that all of these trump bashers have been decrying since the election.
i would file that speech under hutzpah on stilts because the world's foremost fake news provider, hillary clinton miss fake blame a youtube video on benghazi having the sanctity money to lecture anybody else about false information and the consequences, bloody consequences thereof is really occupying a bubble of unreality. but what we have here, of course, is atactic. and it's a tactic that i have experienced for the last 25 years. >> right. you were speaking out about this, michelle, right, since the early 1990s? >> yes. that's exactly right, abby. because as someone who has had a foot in old media and new media, it's clear that these people are threatened by alternative news sources that are taking away and diminishing their power. that certainly was a referendum of this past election. it wasn't just a referendum
on establishment politics. it was a referendum on establishment media. >> yes. >> and these people lost. >> michelle, how far would these people go if they could with this fake news idea and suppressing voices they don't want to hear? >> well, look, we just had 8 years of an obama administration where there were witch hunts against ideological enemies and certainly even members of the press who were targeted. you know, ask some people who, you know, have been independent bloggers about how they have been% cutted and even prosecuted. and this is why we are doing what we are doing at crtv.com where i have a new investigative show. yeah, we are actually committing real journalism. that's why i'm here in oklahoma covering a case of a former police officer who was witch-hunted by a social justice mob and nobody here in the local media wants to talk about it being an independent journalist which, yes, there are going to be smeared as being a purveyor of quote, unquote,
fake news because it's real news, you're asking questions that make people uncomfortable. and that's what hillary clinton and her minions want to marginalize. >> we like comfort. you know, that's the reason, michelle. >> yes. yes. >> things are getting a little uncomfortable right now at the energy department because of a new questionnaire that is causing the liberal media to freak out. i'm going to put up some headlines about this questionnaire being sent around by the trump transition team to the energy department workers asking them, you know, about climate and climate change. trump's team demands fuel fear of energy department witch-hunt. trump team memo on climate change alarms energy department staff. if they've ever gone to climate change. conferences they have to ask those types of questions. what do you make of this? >> look at that the snowflakes and butter cups up in arms because trump won. and he has the prerogative and privilege of making sure that people work for him actually agree with his views. this gives me a lot of
comfort because, of course, when donald trump was meeting with al gore, some among the common sense free market environmental movementy a little bit worried. they are putting the pedal to the metal. i wrote culture of corruption in 2009 that the obama administration itself was very responsible for kicking people out, foirg them, pushing out people who dared to air any dissent on the climate change issue. ask alan carlan a senior e.p.a. mustled because he was drawing attention to the outdated data that the liberal e.p.a. wassousing to justify massive regulations that would cause businesses and taxpayers huge amounts of money. >> yeah, in any department. that's what the bureaucracy counts on is the long-term staff, whether they agree with who is in charge a few appointees or not. the ability to subvert things they don't agree with
is this type of thing common and should it be used more widely? >> of course it is. i mean, if you can't ideologically vet your own administration, what's the point of winning? i certainly hope that they are doing this with every single agency and every nook and cranny of the obama administration to drain that swamp. >> yeah. you wonder if this is even done in this administration. it would never be reported on. people wouldn't be angry about it. >> no. because unfortunately, michelle, as you know, people take the bureaucracy and the fourth branch of government that's become our bureaucracy in some ways become lock step with the democratic party. believing in more government. that becomes a long-term problem. >> only a few hundred people are replaced at these jobs. thousands and thousands that actually stay there for life. it would be good to know. >> that's right. you have got these entrenched civil servants the ones in charge of policy instead of the president himself. and now things are going to change and they are not happy about it. >> and you are smiling. >> michelle, good to see you this morning. thanks for being with us.
>> you too. >> merry christmas. >> merry christmas. >> thanks michelle. >> is the world really afraid of president-elect trump? well, doctor sebastian gorka, he says yes. and that's a good thing. and he is making his way in now. he joins us now. >> come in, sir. big show on at tha tap. karl rove, mike row, they are all coming up. you will want to stick around ♪ hear my voice when i shout it out loud ♪ it's my life ♪ it's now or never ♪ i ain't going to live forever ♪
i'm hall of famer jerry west and my life is basketball. but that doesn't stop my afib from leaving me at a higher risk of stroke. that'd be devastating. i took warfarin for over 15 years until i learned more about once-daily xarelto... a latest generation blood thinner. then i made the switch. xarelto® significantly lowers the risk of stroke in people with afib not caused by a heart valve problem.
it has similar effectiveness to warfarin. warfarin interferes with vitamin k and at least six blood clotting factors. xarelto® is selective targeting one critical factor . . . . in reducing the risk of stroke. like all blood thinners, don't stop taking xarelto without talking to your doctor, as this may increase your risk of a blood clot or stroke. while taking you may bruise more easily, and it may take longer for bleeding to stop. xarelto may increase your risk of bleeding if you take certain medicines. xarelto can cause serious, and in rare cases fatal bleeding. get help right away for unexpected bleeding, unusual bruising or tingling. if you have had spinal anesthesia while on xarelto watch for back pain or any nerve or muscle related signs or symptoms. do not take xarelto if you have an artificial heart valve or abnormal bleeding. tell your doctor before all planned medical or dental procedures. before starting xarelto tell your doctor about any conditions, such as kidney, liver or bleeding problems. to help protect yourself from a stroke,
ask your doctor about xarelto. there's more to know. xarelto. well, are parts of the world really afraid of our next president? here are some of the recent headlines from different media outlets that pushes the narrative that people are terrified of what trump's america means. just take a look at those all over the place. but our next guest thinks that might be and is a good
thing. joining us with his take is dr. sebastian gorka, a professor of strategy and irregular warfare at the institute of world politics and author of the great book "defeatin defeating jihad." thanks for joining me. >> you think fear is a good thing. >> let me quote mad dog mattis who made the first motto kind of his personal label we will be no better friend to our friends and no worse enemy to our enemies. in the last eight years, the world has gone ablaze. wherever you look. whether it's asia with china building these fake islands. whether it's russia invading its neighbors. whether it's the rise of isis. the fact is the world is ablaze, thanks to a lack of american leadership. january 20th, new sheriff in town, peter. if you listen to global elites or internationalists or foreign intelligence intelligence but russia, taiwan, nato. he doesn't know what he is
doing. what do you say to them. >> this is the same liberal elite that still doesn't understand what happened a month ago. they have noddy. they are cacooned in this bubble and in false narratives. somebody who lives in that national security world and talks to these people from other countries there is such a relief because our allies and our partners understand that after eight years of being dissed, after eight years of their interests being undermined from the lead from behind obama mantra, now our friends will be helped. the enemies are the only people who will be afraid. and, peter, that's a good thing. >> well, it is a good thing. the other thing they have derided a little bit is america first mantra. does that mean you are abandoning the world? what do you say to those critics? >> who else should be first? should it be nort north korea? should it be iran. >> global citizenship. >> what's on your passport, peter? is it american eagle or is it the flag of the republic of iran. >> yeah, the eagle. >> the eagle. so are you an american?
>> yes, sir. >> do we have interests? >> indeed. >> should we protect them? >> think so. >> that's mr. trump. [ laughter ] but the world reacts to that and says, you know, will he be belligerent? he is going to fight isis? how will he do so? that uncertainty, how does he use that to his ad vantage? >> in every war you have to exploit uncertainty. we don't telegraph what we do in advance. bill clinton did this in the balkanss, do you remember? no boots on the ground what did m dual exploited. we are not going to do x or y. then your enemy just reassess what is they have to do and exploits that telegraphing. we are not going to do that. the fact is we have an individual who said repeatedly, let's have -- let's cool our jets a little bit. mr. trump has said and mr. flynn, general flynn, we're not going to make enemies needlessly. okay? no new enemies. that's not logical. but where our interests are being damaged. we're going to step up to the plate. >> interesting. so he will be stepping up to
the plate in 40 days. brief answer. what's the biggest surprise people are going to find from the new president? >> just how diplomatic he will be with the people he needs to be diplomatic with. >> all right. you are a diplomatic man yourself, doctor. thank you very much for joining us this morning. all right. look who will be here in our final hour. it's a great final hour. we have got geraldo rivera. we have got the rnc communications director sean spicer and mike rowe. i think carl rove is going to be here too. stick with us. assassins creed is about to hit the big screen. what does it take to become an assassin? interesting. our own michael tammero, he just went through what appears to be rigorous training so he is going to come in and teach us next. he will tell us what it takes. michael, we expect a lot. ♪ ♪ ♪
this is your daughter. and she just got this. ooh boy. but, you've got hum. so you can set this. and if she drives like this, you can tell her to drive more like this. because you'll get this. you can even set boundaries for so if she should be here, but instead goes here, here, or here. you'll know. so don't worry, mom. because you put this, in here. hum by verizon. the technology designed to make your car smarter, safer and more connected. put some smarts in your car.
welcome back. some quick headlines for you. the head of the va ticked off at "usa today" for exposing the agency's own rankings of clinics nationwide. claiming there are no bad facilities despite giving his clinics one out of five stars. those include phoenix, dallas, el paso and memphis. and mitt romney may not work for mr. trump, but his niece definitely will. rona romney mcdaniel is expected to be the next head of the republican national committee. she's currently the chairwoman of the michigan republican party. of course michigan went for trump. the hid video game series came out almost ten years ago and now coming to the big screen. assassins creed hits theaters
this month. >> let's step into the spotlight with michael tamaro who went through assassins training in spain. >> i ran and fought my way all across sevil, spain. i'm about to find out if i have what it takes to be an assassin. by the way, this is great corporate training. we're already off to a bad start. one. strike. two. strike. three. i'm finished. here we are at the leap of faith.
and this guy, dean, here actually thinks i'm going to jump. i'm a little scared. i think we can do this. >> go for it. >> all right. that was a leap of faith. i hated every moment of it. now we're off to a little hand-to-hand combat. now i'm looking forward to this and you'll see why shortly. every assassin has to know hand-to-hand combat. these guys are going to show me and we're going to fight, too, i understand, right? >> blocking and then block again and then grab, comes down, up straight to the back, palms togeth together.
>> and you jumped off that building too? >> i did. i did it all. >> with your cape on. everyone say how do you feel, like i'm 45. a lot of asterisks, it was me and four other 20-year-olds by the way. didn't give an inch. it was fun. it was great. >> you were good. it looked hard. >> i held my own. >> what are your assassin -- >> go to foxnewsmagazine.com or follow me on instagram and twitter. >> michael fastbender. >> going to be a huge hit opens december 21st. >> do you have more appreciation for what goes into putting on this film? >> absolutely. oh, my god, so much more. something to be said for a stunt devil. >> right. >> it really is an art.
they gave us about five minutes to learn each move. they've had a lifetime to build up these skills. we would jump off a four-foot wall onto cement, you know, concrete. it hurt. it hurt. >> michael, great to see you this morning. the secretary of state list getting shorter. rudy giuliani telling us this morning he's out. >> when i thought about it and i saw the choices he had and the difficult position he was in because of his loyalty to me and friendship, i said best thing to me is take myself out of it. >> geraldo rivera, he's going to join us live next. >> come on in. >> oh, he's an assassin. if you're taking prescription medications,
does your mouth often feel dry? a dry mouth can cause cavities and bad breath. over 400 medications can cause a dry mouth. that's why there's biotene. biotene can provide soothing dry mouth relief. and it keeps your mouth refreshed too. remember while your medication is doing you good, a dry mouth isn't. biotene, for people who suffer from dry mouth symptoms.
good morning to you. it is saturday december 10th. i'm abby huntsman. and scratch one off the list for secretary of state. rudy giuliani says he is out. ar about why he dropped out. and geraldo rivera will react in just moments. plus, hillary clinton sounding the alarm about fake news. >> the epidemic of malicious fake news and false propaganda that flooded social media over the past year, it's now clear that so-called fake news can have real world consequences. >> i don't know based on the track record of the clintons, a few people might call her a hypocrite for saying some of that. but if that's the case, what would you call lying brian williams. santa has a new crew to help deliver presents on christmas
morning. >> look at those guys. >> those are little penguins. little helpers. can't hold much on their flappers. flappers? flipper? >> flipper, flapper. >> who's going to tell? >> "fox & friends" hour four starts right now. ♪ so we don't have penguins onset here at "fox & friends," but we do have a bunch of golden doodl doodles. the reason is fox news alert, there may be a first dog. and it could be a golden doodle. >> maybe a first dog that could be a golden doodle. there's speculation that barron likes golden doodles. >> a golden retreeiever and pooe mix. >> clearly i know nothing about
dogs. >> that's the dog they may end up adopting. i think he has to go through the transition team in order to get him out. >> they've genetically modified them to not shed and hypoallergenic. >> you know, humans are brilliant. love that. >> i'm sure they have a price tag. we're going to talk about the cabinet and where things are shaping up for donald trump's transition team. and all eyes have been on the secretary of state position. well, we learned overnight and then rudy giuliani, america's mayor on our shet just a short time ago explaining his decision why he dropped out or took his name out of the running for secretary of state. listen. >> he had good choices. my objective in joining the campaign was never to get a job. it was the last thing in my mind. it was for my country. i didn't want to see this country slip into socialism. i didn't want to see us become some kind of european second rate country. i thought that's where we were headed. and i thought only donald trump
could stop us. also i knew him for 28 years, he's a close personal friend. and i knew what america is now finding out what a great president he could become. so i did it with a great deal of passion. and the idea of secretary of state sort of entered my mind toward the end. when i thought about it and saw the choices he had and the difficult position he was in because of his loyalty to me and friendship, i said best thing to me is take myself out of it. and there was no other job -- >> was that a difficult thing to do? >> a little bit, but not that difficult because i knew he had good choices. if i thought he didn't have a great choice and thought he needed only me, which is probably never true they need only you, but if i thought that, i would do it in a minute. >> there you go. >> he did say if there was like a golf position in the administration. >> let's bring in that voice you hear. the great geraldo rivera joining us this morning. >> does the golden doodle have webbed feet? that's key. if he doesn't have webbed feet, because i made a lab and a pug, and the dog i got was grotesque
and lovable but did not have webbed feet. >> did you call it a lug? >> why not? >> we're going to -- i would love to talk about dogs all morning, but i want to talk about the cabinet picks. you heard mayor rudy giuliani talk about his reasoning for taking his name out of the running. what do you think the story is here? >> well, i don't know, i like mayor giuliani very much. i've known him for years since he was a prosecutor in the southern district. i think in my opinion, and i don't portend to any inside information, i think the mayor got too hyperpartisan in terms of his demeanor change from being america's mayor, appealing broadly, to being if you remember the republican national convention and some of the appearances in the campaign he was so fervent and so emotional and big-eyed and different than he had been in public life. and i just didn't have the -- and, again, i love the guy, but the gravitas seemed to me, the
dig ani the gravitas seemed to me, the dig anty that mitt romney does have, i think the same as mayor giuliani, he was so fervent in his opposition to donald trump that i think both of them kind of excluded themselves. >> rudy was a loyalist. >> too loyalist. >> but many, some have suggested why are the loyalists not there in the cabinet. do you think that hurt him at the end is what you're saying? >> i do. i really do. and i think it's tarnished general flynn also. i think if he were to be facing a senate confirmation at national security advisor, he'd have a very, very rough time of it. i just think trump is transitioning into the statesman. now he still has the ferve, the reverence, the twitter account, he's going to be very different stylistically, but i think what he's trying to do is surround himself with people who've been in government who have international reputation who is are not controversial, you know,
the oklahoma a.g. aside who are -- and i guess the labor secretary designate also, but it seems to me this is a cabinet that appeals to real traditional conservative republicans in a way that it would reflect a reagan cabinet or a nixon cabinet. i think that it's a very traditional conservative cabinet. >> because it's interesting, i mean, we know how much he does value loyalty. but you look at some of them who've been the most loyal to him, newt gingrich, mike huckabee or mayor giuliani, and he's making it clear that just because you are loyal to me doesn't mean you're automatically going to get the job you want. i'm looking for the best person for that role. and i think some people see that as refreshing. >> trump and i -- i've known the president-elect for a long time. he does value loyalty. and he extends friendship and warmth in a way that is very, very personal. and you appreciate it. i got a note last night, you
know, i wrote back immediately and said -- >> from mr. trump. >> how excited erica, my wife, and our 11-year-old was to hear from you, mr. president-elect. but that's different. who he invites to his parties or the inauguration or he likes to hang out with or he has a warm feeling for, i think is different. he's a businessman. and i think he's going to run this administration -- he's going to be ceo of america. the whole thing about "celebrity apprentice" so interesting having been on the final cast of "celebrity apprentice," wrapped taping in march of 2015, obviously he had decided but hadn't announced it, he's going to handle the presidency as "celebrity apprentice" times 1,000, times a million. he ran it in a business like way. he was flamboyant on the air, or he had that persona on the air that was very well known to people over the seasons. but he also controlled the program in a way that was very business aware.
he was intimately familiar with the ratings performance, with the revenue from the show. he knew everything about that show. and, you know, he's going to run the country. people will mock the comparison, but remember what i said. that style will be how he runs -- it's a microcosm. >> i want to ask you about something else rudy giuliani said because he hasn't done a lot of interviews on this question and specifically around hillary clinton, seems that president-elect trump has turned the page on hillary clinton, mentioning on "60 minutes" wanting to move past that. kellyanne conway said the same thing. so we asked the mayor if called upon to be a special prosecutor and if attorney general sessions asked him to do this, would he do it, here was his response. >> i think several times i offered at various speeches when i probably was a little emoti emotion emotional, i would do it for nothing. i don't know. let's see if we ever get there. >> did you agree with his decision not to prosecute at
this point? >> yes, i agreed that it was good to put it behind us. i think it's good for him to get himself out of it. i told him and we discussed this during the campaign that really isn't the right decision for the president. that's for the attorney general. >> so we turned the page on this? >> i certainly hope so, clayton. and i am delighted that the president-elect has made that decision. why are we going to go back over that sorry ground again? >> there's a lot of sorry ground. >> but, you know, i'm not so sure, pete, as you know i have been extremely skeptical about i think that remembering back to what the majority leader and the house republicans mccarthy said about, you know, the best thing about these hearings is it's diminishing hillary clinton's poll numbers. i think it was really -- politics. there's bigger fish for the justice department to fry. a much more concerned about these allegations were russians really messing with our elections. i want to explore that.
i think that there is real substance there. >> and rudy giuliani agrees with you on that. >> yeah, you can't have people messing with the elections. just because we like the way this one turned out, that doesn't mean we forgive a foreign power for meddling in our elections. i think that's very serious. what if it had gone the other way? what if we didn't like the way it turned out? >> do you reject the idea some are trying to delegitimize trump's election as a result? >> you can investigate without doing that, right? >> the whole electoral college, majority vote and all the rest of it i think people will effort the delegitimatization of the -- but it doesn't matter. he will be the 45th president of the united states. it's not a question of the trump train anymore that we're jumping on. it's america's train. we root for his success. and if you are obstructing that or trying to undermine the president, i think shame on you. but still, that doesn't alter the fact that if the russians messed with our elections we should know about it.
i mean, the next time they'll lower the boom on the republicans. >> that's a great point. >> if they don't like the republican candidate. >> geraldo, thanks for being here this morning. >> sharp suit. >> heard drop below 30 so i take the wool suit out. >> love it. >> thanks, geraldo. we do have some other headlines to get to this morning. president-elect donald trump taking to twitter already this morning responding to reports that he will remain an executive producer on the hit nbc show "the apprentice" while still in the white house. mr. trump tweeting this, i have nothing to do with "the apprentice" except for the fact i conceived it with mark b. and have a big stake in it. will devote zero time and report to cnn that i will be working on the apprentice during my presidency even part time are ridiculous and fake news. senate democrats caved on a bill to fund the government through april of next year. that bill passed with less than an hour to go before midnight deadline last night. red state democrats were trying to tack on health care benefits
for retired coal miners in an effort to appeal to donald trump's voters. but ultimately that attempt did fail. and santa is deploying some adorable little helpers this year. these penguins stealing hearts as they stroll through the garden of a japanese part. sporting red and green santa outfits as you can see complete with bells to spread some christmas cheer. no word yet on if they will be delivering any gifts on christmas eve. i think we need to get those in our studio. how cute are they? >> we had some in here, my kids were incredibly jealous. they didn't care about anything else. >> oh, why would you? >> penguins are on? that's all they care about. >> any animal that looks funny. >> we have dogs on later. >> we do. you just heard geraldo's take on rudy giuliani dropping out of the race for secretary of state. well, rnc communications director sean spicer, there he is, joins us live with his take next. plus, a new study says the
my name is pam. i'm 51 years old. when i was diagnosed with pneumococcal pneumonia, it was huge for everybody. she just started to decline rapidly. i was rushed to the hospital... my symptoms were devastating. the doctor said, "pam! if you'd have waited two more days, you would've died." if i'd have known that a vaccine could have helped prevent this, i would have asked my doctor or pharmacist about it.
mitt romney, i voted for him, supported him, i thought he'd be a much better president than barack obama, but i do think like mike huckabee does, he should apologize or explain by some of the comments which hurt me greatly when i was campaigning for my friend donald trump. >> rudy giuliani on the show earlier weighing in on mitt romney's possible choice for secretary of state after his decision to drop out as a
contender. >> yep, joining us now to react is rnc communications director sean spicer. sean, good to see you this morning. >> good morning. good morning guys. >> so let's start with that. everyone is curious about who the pick is going to be for secretary of state. i mean, you heard mayor giuliani there say he's still got some concerns about mitt romney as do many others that have voiced their opinion saying, you know, he got really personal during the campaign about president-elect trump. where do you think his head is at? and who do you ultimately think he will decide for this job? >> well, i think ultimately that decision's like all the other ones, going to be president-elect trump's. he has brought in and you have all seen through the magic of television some of these amazing individuals who've been successful in business and government and the military to come sit down with him, in some cases multiple times to talk about where they think they have strengths that could possibly be used to fulfill his vision and his agenda in terms of restoring america's place abroad. so, look, i think the answer is ultimately when donald trump finally feels somebody clicks
with him, he's going to make that announcement, he'll let the team know. but until then he's going to continue to talk to these individuals until he feels a level of comfort that the right person has been selected. >> is the ceo of exxon, rex tillerson, is he number one choice right now? if you were a betting man. >> i honestly don't know. i don't know where the horse race is. he's definitely a highly qualified individual and someone who made a huge impression on mr. trump. bru e but where that horse race is only president-elect trump knows. i mean, these people are coming decision, he keeps his counsel very close, but he's definitely someone that would be on any short list and high up there because of the immense qualifications that he brings to the table. >> all right. want to get your take on russia, the cia and the tweet that you put out there a few hours ago. you say the rnc just to clarify was not hacked. "new york times" was told and chose to ignore exhibit number one in fake news. >> yeah, actually, the second
one was wait for their next exclusive this morning that elvis is riding a unicorn over a rainbow. they were told -- they were told, high up within "new york times" that this was not true, that intelligence agencies that we are working with confirmed that we have not been hacked. and yet they chose to ignore that because they wanted to write a story that fit a different narrative. the fact of the matter is that they're using unknown, unnamed sources to support a narrative they want to put out there. but the fact is where are the named sources? where are the agency sns how come cia won't go on the record? it's amazing how they want to talk about fake news and bash the right, well, you look at the so-called great institution, the "new york times," they were told very privately that -- and we were willing to give them access to certain things to prove it and yet they chose to ignore it. this is reprehensible. the "new york times" should be ashamed and the american people need to know when you read
something in the "new york times" there is zero credibility. it's shameful what they did. >> so 100% the rnc was not hacked? >> no. that's correct. and we've made thats s a ses e times. we continue to be secure and we have upgraded all of our systems throughout the course of this cycle. and all of that information was provided to "new york times." and like i said in that tweet they chose to ignore it because it didn't fit the narrative they wanted to spell. and they continue to be on this because they don't want to support donald trump. >> all right. we're going to have to leave it there. sean spicer with us this morning. good to see you, sir. >> thanks, sean. >> thanks, guys. many people would call hillary clinton a hypocrite for condemning fake news, but if that's the case, what would you call brian williams? well, this morning he's on a new mission to promote the truth. >> and could one of these kinds of dogs become the newest member of the first family? we've got golden doodles in our green room this morning. why they may be the perfect fit
for a first dog. they're so cute. (vo) it's the holidays at verizon, and the best deals are on the best network. (both) yes! (vo) with no surprise overages, you can use your data worry free and even carry over the data you don't use. and right now get four lines and 20 gigs for only $40 per line. and, just for the holidays, get the samsung galaxy s7 edge for only $15 per month. no trade-in required. i love you in that, no, i love you in that. no, i love you in that! (vo) hurry, these offers end soon. get the best deals and the best network, only on verizon. actually making your body feel better, making your whole day better. hi, everybody. i'm boomer esiason. and that's exactly what tommie copper does for me. [ male announcer ] go to tommiecopper.com right now to discover all the ways tommie copper can make your life better. [ esiason ] sleeves that help support aching elbows and knees. tops that can help ease
your overworked, sore back and shoulders. bottoms that help relieve stiff thighs and hips. and even socks and orthotics that provide added support and comfort. [ woman ] if i could cover my entire body in tommie copper, i probably would. [ male announcer ] just in time for the holiday, call or go to tommiecopper.cm until december 21st for 25% to 50% savings, plus free shipping with guaranteed delivery by christmas. tommie copper's proprietary copper znergy technology and advanced multi-directionl 4-d stretch fabric delivers effective odor and uv protection, moisture wicking, and most of all, incredible comfort. trust the original. save 25% to 50% on your order now through december 21st at tommiecopper.com.
ways wins. especially in my business. with slow internet from the phone company, you can't keep up. you're stuck, watching spinning wheels and progress bars until someone else scoops your story. switch to comcast business. with high-speed internet up to 10 gigabits per second. you wouldn't pick a slow race car. then why settle for slow internet?
comcast business. built for speed. built for business. welcome back. some quick headlines for you. when president-elect donald trump looks out over the national mall for his inauguration, he won't see a sea of protesters. tens of thousands of people plan to rally against mr. trump on january 20th won't be granted permits. to do so to come out and protest, they're not going to get them. it also includes areas of the washington monument and lincoln memorial. and jill stein denied again. michigan supreme court refusing her appeal to continue a recount again claiming she had no legal standing to request one after
receiving just 1% of the vote. stein blasts the courts. you hear the dogs in the background. you're going to meet them in a second. she was mad at the couriers saying the legal maneuvering has run rough shot over this legal democratic process. dogs, cats -- thank you. once said if you want a friend in washington, get a dog. well, it looks like our president-elect is about to get a new pal. >> yes. meet patton, a 9-week-old golden doodle. he is right there, i presume, the next first dog. so what can the first family expect from their potential new four-legged friend? let's ask our veterinarian heather lind ser. >> thanks for having me back. >> we have a great array here. tell us about the golden doodle. >> the trumps, if they go with patton, are going to get a really family friendly dog. a hybrid between golden retrievers and standard poodles, both of which are awesome dog. neither bred for guarding or protecting, so they're kind of cool with having people come into your house.
>> i think they have enough people guarding. >> probably okay. >> exactly. but there could be any behavior issues can certainly be picked up young, especially with barron in the house they want to make sure they do a good job of socializing barron with the puppy making sure he handles them gently. >> i have a golden retriever, they have fabulous personalities. the problem is they shed. golden doodles don't shed and they don't have allergies. >> that's a very good question. it depends on the dog. it depends if they have more golden retriever than poodle they can shed. and the hype allergenic claim is whether the person is allergic to the dog's skin or dog fur. >> i would be dragged away. >> we definitely want our puppy to be very well taken care of. so we do want him hopefully to go to a veterinarian hospital credited by the american medical hospital association and the trumps can find them if they go to aha.org.
>> these are popular dogs. >> how big -- do they know how large that dog's going to get? >> they don't. the best way to find out is go and take a look at the parents. because they can range between 50 and 90 pounds. that's a huge variation. >> who are these? >> this is bond. he's not a color you think of a golden doodle, but again, that goes back to the fact that they're hybrids and we get a lot of variability. so before you bring one of these dogs home especially if you're worried about shedding and whether or not they're going to be hypoallergenic, visit them. >> who is this guy? >> this is lola, just 1, the dog i have, and abby's dog is about 7 years old. >> fluff ball. >> a fluff ball, yeah. >> you do visit them wherever they're from ideally from a shelter or breed rescue organization, just google doodle rescue and you'll find a ton. make sure you're not accidentally supporting a puppy mill. >> declared me his territory. >> he very well has. there's a lot of research you can do before you get them, but the best thing to do is visit
the dog wherever it is you're going to get them and make sure they fit well with your family. >> all right. we want to see your golden doodle. a popular dog. a lot of people have their own golden doodle or version of that. send us your photos and we'll share them in the show. >> thank you, doctor. >> thank you for having us. coming up, says the american dream might be dead for 30 somethings. and restaurant finds out the hard way, you can't run a business on a socialist playbook. shocker. details straight ahead.
♪ you guys are fast. >> yeah, adorable. >> this is moments ago we asked you to send pictures of your golden doodles and we got a lot of them because the first dog of the united states might become a golden doodle. so ellen from minnesota sends in this photo of her 9-month-old golden doodle rosy. >> i think the bow is bigger than rosy. i love it. this is bella who loves to swim. >> that was definitely not taken today. >> unless they're in florida. >> lots of golden doodles out
there. >> thank you, it's been a fun morning. >> it has been. we have some other headlines to get to this morning as well starting with this one. the pilot of a deadly hot air balloon crash in texas apparently had seven different drugs in his system at the time of the accident. medical experts testifying to the ntsb that alfred was prescribed to several different medications that should have prevented him from piloting. he killed himself and 15 other people in the crash. so sad. hillary and her friends sounding the alarm on fake news. >> it's now clear that so-called fake news can have real world consequences. this isn't about politics or partisanship. lives are at risk. >> but she is apparently in good company with the poster boy of fake news, brian williams, backing up her claim.
>> fake news played a role in this election. and continues to find a wide audience. >> remember, the msnbc anchor was fired from nbc over his own false reporting. and among his exaggerated tales was where he got confused about being in a helicopter in iraq he claimed was hit by enemy fire back in 2003. then there's this one, talk about privilege, an oscar long shot making history at the academy awards before the nominations are even announced. members of the academy reportedly considering kelly mantle, transgender actress starred in womanizer for both supporting actor and supporting actress. mantle born as a man now considers himself a, quote, gender fluid performer, and the academy says that makes him eligible for either award. and a restaurant finds out the hard way you can't run a business on a socialist playbook. the cafe in grand rapids, michigan, closing up shop
without operating without any managers and letting employees make decisions for themselves while paying unequal and unlivable wage. customers quickly grew irritated waiting four minutes for a vegan sandwich. people don't want a vegan sandwich waiting for two seconds. >> yeah, too long for a vegan sandwich. you get to maybe serve people whatever they think they want. >> right. >> that's socialism. >> or go in and make it yourself. >> why not? everything belongs to everybody. researchers say doing better than your parents is part of the american dream, but according to new research that dream is unfortunately fading fast. >> why so many kids are living at home. economists finding half of the 30-somethings earn more than their parents did at a similar age, enormous decline from the '70s when 92% earned more than their parents did. >> so why are today's young americans stalling out? here to weigh in tv host mike rowe. >> welcome back, mike. >> good to see you. thanks for having me. i appreciate it. >> we see the poll numbers here. what is going on? >> well, you were just talking
about fake news. and i would never suggest this is a fake poll, but i would suggest that i have no idea what to make of it. i don't know where the relevance is. and i'm not sure what the authors of it would really have us conclude. i think, as i understand the data, and i'm certainly not a statistician, but we're going back to the depression. and we're looking at the rate with which kids have outearned their parents over the last 70 and 80 and 90 years. and obviously there's a dropoff. when we started keeping track of this kind of thing, the country was depressed and then it was recessed and then we had the post war boom and then, you know, it's just mathematically i don't understand how it's reasonable to assume that every generation is going to out earn the last one. but my bigger problem with it, modest, but it's foundation. hyperfocused on the individual. so we don't look at, you know, dozens of millions of people and how much they're earning this month versus that month. we try to focus on work ethic. we focus on jobs that actually exist. we focus on training and from
what i've seen, the dream is not dead. the dream is alive and well. but, again, look, the premise is it's a dream. >> right. >> the degree to which we hope for things to happen. >> exactly. >> what do you conclude? >> we do a lot of stories on this show about higher education, universities and colleges and safe spaces and trigger warnings and bubble world, are we preparing kids to go out and achieve the american dream like their parents did? >> well, you know, i think the obvious answer is no, but the clever answer is yes if you really look at a dream for what it actually is, a fantasy, a hope. you know, a dream job is this thing that we've told millions and millions of kids is not only out there for them but is the proximate cause of their happiness. so if you don't get your dream job, you're always going to feel vaguely dissettled and unhappy. kind of like not finding your soul mate, right? it's a snipe hunt, it's hard to
go out into the world with that level of expectations. again, it's so much more interesting to me to look at an individual and say are you willing to do a hard thing? that's what "dirty job" was, that is still for sale. >> are they willing to do that? is this younger generation willing to get their hands dirty, mow those 60 lawns a day for the landscaping job to go out there and do the dirty jobs in order to move this economy? >> honestly, with great respect, that's a trick question for me. because if i say yes, i just passed judgment on 40 million people. if i say no, i'm a pessimist and i'm not a pessimist. i honestly believe that the opportunities are better than they ever have been for the precise reason that the reverse commute is more lucrative than it's ever been because more people are looking around and concluding erroneously in my humble opinion, that opportunity is dead. if you really want to distill this down into two most simple
parts in my view, the country is right now divided but not in the ways we typically discuss. it's divided over here by people who are absolutely convinced the hope is dead, opportunity is dead and the dream is dead. and over here people have a different view. we're being divided through optimism and pessimism. and if we don't look a little harder at the numbers that come over the transom, my fear is we're going to conclude something completely upsidedown. >> we also live in this world where you can follow people's instagram accounts and seems like everyone else's life is perfect, right? or you can launch a youtube channel and they become famous within 24 hours. everyone is wanting to be famous today. and you lose sight of humility and service and hard work, and that's what i worry about. that is still the american dream and it should be. >> well, think about reality as it applies both to the american dream and to that particular vertical of tv with which we've become obsessed. my favorite moment in reality television, aside from the ones
i participated in, are those early episodes of "american idol," where you see a 20 or 22-year-old or 18-year-old auditioning and learning somewhat tragically but for the first time in their life that they can't sing. >> right. that they're not good. >> for the first time in their life nobody ever told them, no, look, hey, maybe your dreams and your particular set of skills would be better served over here. and so that's the disconnect. we have 5.8 million jobs available right now. nobody's standing in line to audition for them. >> great point. and we need them. >> do you think a study like this, a reflection kids aren't making what their parents did at that age is part of what trump is tapping into, this sense we're falling behind. we had greater days, they can be great again going forward? >> i think politicians have to say things that confirm the kinds of studies you're talking about and acknowledge the sort of big fat global trends that do in fact exist. but i believe that fundamentally
opportunity lives in the cracks. and in many, many ways the more dire it looks for the masses, the more interesting it becomes for the entrepreneur, the aspiring small business person, but most importantly for the individual who's willing to learn a skill that's actually in demand. we've trained 500 welders. they're killing it right now. they're killing it. steam fitters, pipe fitters, i can go down the list. >> and those in a down economy -- what we talk about on the show, those in a down economy keep that same paycheck, they're in demand, always going to need carpenters, those welders, those skill sets, but what do you think about automati automation? this idea that we're going to bring these jobs back to the united states i think is pretty much a fallacy because those jobs are gone to begin with. now we have robots doing a lot of those jobs. >> right. >> yeah, i think you're right. i mean, look, it's glib to say somebody's going to have to make a road bus. it's true.
i'll defer to huxly said the greatest threat to freedom is total anarchy, the second greatest threat is total efficiency. i think we've confused efficiency with effectiveness in some fundamental ways. one of the tenants of "dirty jobs" was to find people dedicated their work ethos to becoming effective and as a result there was not this obsession with always ringing every last dollar or penny of efficiency out of the model. it was just -- it seemed the simplest thing, but of course i know how naive that sounds. efficiency does push the greater market. and my very first job that anybody ever paid me for was tearing tickets at united artist tv, one of those multiplexes in a mall. i went back today, the usher is gone. the tickets you buy automatically and behind the concession stand you get your popcorn from a machine too. so, you know, we probably don't want to get into the minimum wage, but when you talk about the unintended consequences of moving all that up, you're
knocking the lower rungs off the ladder. and that ain't good. >> it's a changing times. it really is. mike, thanks for being with us this morning. good to get your take on things. >> any time. >> one smart cookie. >> he is. all right. coming up, now that rudy giuliani is out of the running for secretary of state, who is the new front-runner? karl rove to weigh in on that. and we're just hours away from the 117th army versus navy. they're getting pumped up with push-ups. they're going to be doing a lot of that today because that's what they do when they score touchdowns. we're live in baltimore for the big game next. before i had the shooting, burning, pins-and-needles of diabetic nerve pain,
these feet played shortstop in high school, learned the horn from my dad and played gigs from new york to miami. but i couldn't bear my diabetic nerve pain any longer. so i talked to my doctor and he prescribed lyrica. nerve damage from diabetes causes diabetic nerve pain. lyrica is fda approved to treat this pain, from moderate to even severe diabetic nerve pain. lyrica may cause serious allergic reactions or suicidal thoughts or actions. tell your doctor right away if you have these, new or worsening depression, or unusual changes in mood or behavior. or swelling, trouble breathing, rash, hives, blisters, muscle pain with fever, tired feeling or blurry vision. common side effects are dizziness, sleepiness, weight gain and swelling of hands, legs, and feet. don't drink alcohol while taking lyrica. don't drive or use machinery until you know how lyrica affects you. those who have had a drug or alcohol problem may be more likely to misuse lyrica. now i have less diabetic nerve pain. and these feet would like to keep the beat going. ask your doctor about lyrica.
(vo) where will you find that perfect holiday gift? x marks the box! helzberg diamonds will give you this xbox one s with your purchase of $999 or more. helzberg diamonds. here's to love. welcome back. merry christmas. >> yeah, merry christmas. >> you know it feels like christmas because it's so cold outside all across the country
where we find rick it is cold outside. >> he's surrounded by the warmth of the people. >> seriously surrounded by the warmth. very warm people out here this morning. not complaining about the cold. we've been out here for awhile so you get to find out lots of things about people including that i know his sister from sanford, north carolina. and marie, hello, you're watching right now. >> hi. >> the other thing you find out out here is people's crushes. this woman right here has a crush on -- >> judge napolitano. >> there you go. you said you think he's so cute. >> i do. i do. >> there you go, guys, that's what happens when you spend some time out here. what was that? >> i said you are cute too. >> oh, thank you. i was fishing for that. all right. take a look at the weather map, show you what's going on this morning. it is cold across the far northern plains. actual air temperature minus 20 in minot. factor in a little wind and in bismarck feel like 32. so obviously the cold air in place. it's going to be in place across the far northern tier for much of the coming week, hate to tell you.
here's your forecast across the northeast. for the day today picture city, going to put this into motion, see a little more lake effect snow though won't be that extreme. and down across the southeast tons of sunshine, but chilly. so a chilly nice day maybe to stay inside watch a little game or two. back to you. >> thank you, rick. judge napolitano, i hope he's watching this morning. >> one handsome man. >> thanks, rick. all right. we are just hours away from a time honored tradition, army versus navy facing off on the gridiron for the 117th time. >> and there is word of a special guest at today's big game. >> fox news correspondent lee gabriel is a graduate of u.s. naval academy and joins us live from baltimore with a preview of the game. good morning, leah. >> well, good morning, you guys. now, here in baltimore the naval mid shipmen and cadets of west point are gearing up for epic battle. the field is coming alive around me right now as we speak. over my left shoulder you have
the u.s. naval academy band, over my right shoulder you have midshipmen and cadets gearing up getting ready for this fight. now, most of the time in the army and navy we are a team when we go to war, but this is the one day a year when the army and navy are at war. this tradition started in the 1890s and got so heated at one point that an admiral and a general almost got into a duel. it's been a game played almost every year since 1930. now, because the president is also the commander in chief, sometimes we have the president attend the game. this may be the first time that the president-elect is attending the game, as donald trump will be here today. and in fact this morning he tweeted about it saying, quote, as a show of support for our armed forces, i'm going to be at the army-navy game today. looking forward to it. it should be fun. and mr. trump, if you're listening, i can promise you it will be fun. this is an incredible event. there's going to be a fly-by of four f-35s, the hottest jets in the navy and marine corps today.
there's going to be so much festivities around us as well. this whole week leading up to this event midshipmen at the naval academy, cadets at west point have been having bonfires, pep rallies and a lot of spirited shenanigans between the two teams. so it's going to be a wonderful time. exciting starting at 3:00 p.m. today. and, you know, i know we're supposed to be fair and balanced here at fox news, but this is the one day that i am bias. so i have to say go navy, beat army. >> you are super bias, lea, but you do a great job for us. >> i think this might be my favorite football game. army versus navy, so much spirit behind it. >> so much tradition army uniforms today are modeled after the paratroopers in world war ii of the 82nd airborne. >> really? >> yeah, netting on the helmets modeled after their uniforms, very cool. so much tradition with the game. >> love it. we'll be watching. secretary of state list gets shorter this morning. rudy giuliani out. so where could trump go from here to fill that cabinet post? our own karl rove, there he is, here to weigh in next. he's my own.
he's my own. family road trip! fun! check engine. not fun! but, you've got hum. that's like driving with this guy. all you do is press this, and in plain english, "coolant", you'll know what's wrong. if you do need a mechanic, just press this. "thank you for calling hum." and if you really need help, help can find you, automatically, 24/7. because you put this, in here. hum by verizon. the technology designed to make your car smarter, safer and more connected. put some smarts in your car.
the secretary of state list getting a little shorter as america's mayor, rudy giuliani, drops out of the race. joining us now is former senior advisor to president george w. bush and fox news contributor karl rove. merry christmas, karl. thanks for joining us this morning. >> merry christmas. >> indeed. we had the mayor on earlier in the show confirm that indeed he did take his name out of the running actually back in late november. what do you make of that and how does that reshuffle the consideration for secretary of state? >> well, look, it probably doesn't reshuffle it because he did make it in late november. so donald trump has known this for look this happens all the
time in transitions. happened to us several times in transition that somebody was under consideration, withdrew their name in 2000, 2001, but we know about it now because this transition has been so public. donald trump has decided, you know, interview people publicly. summons them to trump tower. and i think it's helped him because it's given people a sense of who he is, he's a magnanimous individual putting things behind him, looking for the best person, giving it serious consideration. i think this doesn't really change the reality of it much. he's got a tough decision to make. he's taking his time. and he's going to come up with whom he thinks is going to be the best partner to him as secretary of state. >> who do you think is at the top of that list? a name we've been talking about this morning ceo of exxon, rex tillerson, do you think that's the most likely outcome here? >> well, it's the latest one. and he's a terrific person. he's a personal friend of mine. i know him well. i had lunch with him last week. he is a great individual. and we've got others, we've had
mitt romney, jim -- the admiral. we've got david petraeus. look, here's the deal, this is a very personal decision. we can talk all we want about this, but there's one person who's going through an enormous set of very elaborate calculations as to who he wants and that's donald j. trump. only he knows what the ratings are right now. >> quickly, only 30 seconds to go, karl, i want your thoughts on a new bloomberg poll out showing president-elect trump's popularity at 50%, highest it's ever been nationally. >> look, fox news exit poll on election night 38 favorable, 61 unfavorable. i like looking at averages of polls. if you take the six most recent december, only in december, it's now 45-55, that's a change. in one month up positive 7, down on the negative 11. i suspect that we'll start shortly having more polls here that have donald trump above 50% and his favorables higher than unfavorables by the time he gets sworn in. >> great karl rove.
love it. >> abby? >> yeah. >> you asked for advice on as the only adult on the set to take care of those boys, morris till says drop and give you 20. >> i love it. i love it. when cold and flu hold you back try theraflu expressmax, now in new caplets. it's the only cold & flu caplet that has a maximum strength formula with a unique warming sensation you instantly feel. theraflu. for a powerful comeback. new expressmax caplets.
stocks keep rocking. the markets hit new lifetime highs after donald trump's victory as some democrats bash the president-elect for appointing pro business anti-regulation cabinet members. some here saying that's exactly why the markets are booming now and the economy will be booming soon. hi everybody. in for brenda butner, this is bull i "bulls & bears." joining us, our panel, welcome to everybody. john, you say the markets are telling us that trump's cabinet picks will help him slash regulations and spark a